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Mating Disruption for Oriental Fruit Moth

CheckMate® OFM Dispenser

Targeted pheromone solution for Oriental fruit moth control

CheckMate® OFM Dispenser is Suterra’s optimized pheromone solution for control of Oriental fruit moth (OFM) in stone fruit crops.

This easy-to-deploy product releases the sex pheromone of OFM continuously throughout the orchard, reducing adult males’ ability to find females. This disrupts the mating cycle and suppresses pest populations.

CheckMate® OFM Dispenser utilizes Suterra’s proprietary release technology and is compatible with all integrated pest management (IPM) tools. This product is also suitable for organic production.

Why Growers Choose CheckMate® OFM Dispenser

  • Controls Oriental fruit moth (OFM) populations and reduces damage
  • Fights development of insecticide resistance
  • Easy-to-deploy proprietary pheromone release technology
  • Compatible with all IPM tools
  • Authorized for organic production
  • Does not harm beneficial insects

Application Rate

100 - 200 per acre

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Damage Reduction

The addition of CheckMate® OFM dispenser into a comprehensive IPM program cuts Oriental Fruit Moth damage by 50% or more.

% Crop Damage

Trap Inhibition

CheckMate® OFM dispensers hinders the ability of males to find pheromone traps as compared to areas treated with grower standard practices.

Grower Standard | CheckMate® OFM Dispenser 

OFM Trap Captures


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Oriental Fruit Moth

(Grapholita molesta)

Stone fruit, pome fruit, and other crops where
OFM is present

Monitor mating disruption using delta trap with OFM BioLure®

Monitor overall populations in traps with pheromones as bait

Hang traps early in the season

At least 1 trap per 15-20 acres; minimum 2 traps per block

Check traps weekly, replacing lures every other month

Replace trap liner as needed to ensure stickiness

Oriental fruit moth causes visible fruit and nut
damage. OFM larvae feed on fruits and nuts
reducing yields.

Identification of Oriental Fruit Moth

(Grapholita molesta)

OFM Pest Illustration


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Solutions for Oriental Fruit Moth

Utilizing mating disruption for Oriental Fruit Moth control is simple and effective. Suterra's suite of CheckMate® OFM products give you the ability to reduce damage caused by Oriental Fruit Moth while fitting seamlessly into your IPM strategy.