Department of Agriculture Highlights Safe, Effective Spotted Lanternfly Trap
April 21, 2022
Agriculture Secretary Russell Redding was joined by the U.S. Department of Agriculture, Penn State Extension and agriculture industry leaders to highlight opportunities Pennsylvania residents and businesses have to effectively treat and manage spotted lanternfly.
At the Indiana County Conservation District, the department demonstrated how to use a circle trap to eliminate large numbers of spotted lanternflies without harming beneficial pollinators or small animals.
“If you live in a quarantine zone for the spotted lanternfly, you know well by now that they’re a nuisance to outdoor life...