Do it yourself stinkbug trap - $7.00

Discussion in 'Predators and Pests' started by FourPawz, Jun 14, 2011.

  1. FourPawz

    FourPawz Chillin' With My Peeps

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  2. Jferlisi

    Jferlisi i dont eat chicken!!!!

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    Thats amazing.
     
  3. good3gg

    good3gg New Egg

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    [​IMG] Wow! my chickens thank you! they love stinkbugs![​IMG]
     
  4. madamwlf

    madamwlf Nevermore Acres

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    Oh I will be giving this a try.
     
  5. BreenyBeanie

    BreenyBeanie Out Of The Brooder

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    Brilliant!!!!
     
  6. Yetti

    Yetti Chillin' With My Peeps

    Got anything for box elder bugs?
     
  7. BreenyBeanie

    BreenyBeanie Out Of The Brooder

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    Good question ....got box elder bugs all over the outside of the house. [​IMG]
     
  8. FourPawz

    FourPawz Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I'd think that design might work for box elder bugs if you could figure out what attracts them and put it in the bottom of the bottle. Some kind of food or maybe they like light, like stinkbugs do.
     
  9. cupman

    cupman Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Box elders are sent directly from satan. I had a screen with a hole in it, and a bunch got into my bedroom one day. For WEEKS I would wake up in the middle of the night and feel something crawling on me.. drove me insane. I've gotten to the point I don't even open my windows in summer anymore and just installed a ceiling fan.

    One thing I've noticed box elders like is light colors.. I used to have this white ford explorer along with two other cars that were black and dark green. You would see 50 times more box elders on the white ford explorer than you would the two dark cars. Just a thought.
     
    Last edited: Jun 14, 2011
  10. Barred Babies

    Barred Babies Red Roof Farms

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    Very Cool!! [​IMG]
     

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