DTN Smart Trap™


Catch insect problems early, save time and yield

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The self-counting DTN Smart Trap delivers accurate, daily counts of pest populations in the field. Several times the precision of traditional trapping, in a fraction of the time

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Features


Easy setup, accurate counts, daily precision

  • The onboard camera detects, counts, and reports target pests daily. Each trap has a cellular connection, for no fuss setup.
  • View the trap counts and verifiable photos from your smart phone or computer. Set email and mobile alerts for trap catch thresholds.
  • Works with DTN AP and Agronomic Insights, where you can view trap counts beside adaptive phenology models, degree days, and more.
  • Flexible reporting tools let you automatically share trap data in brilliant email reports internally or to customers.

 

Benefits


Spend less time, protect more yield

  • Optimize pesticide application timing with daily trap counts versus traditional weekly trap checking.
  • Reduce trips to distant fields, freeing you up to cover more ground and take on new clients.
  • Peace of mind for you and your customers with verifiable trap images from the field, letting you know each trap was counted regardless of busy schedules.
  • Build your brand and customer loyalty by easily sharing email reports with daily insect count data and field observations.

 

Frequently Asked Questions

The trap is effective for most moth insects that can be caught on a traditional sticky card with pheromone lures.

Currently supported species include:

  • Army Cutworm
  • Black Cutworm
  • Cocoa Pod Borer
  • Codling Moth
  • Corn Earworm
  • Diamondback Moth
  • Dogwood Borer
  • Fall Armyworm
  • Filbertworm
  • Indian Mealmoth
  • Japanese Beetle
  • Lesser Cornstalk Borer
  • Navel Orangeworm
  • Obliquebanded Leafroller
  • Oriental Fruit Moth
  • Soybean Looper
  • Sugar Beet Root Maggot
  • True Armyworm
  • Western Bean Cutworm

We are always adding more species, so please contact us if you are interested in trapping a pest not yet on this list.

The trap is rechargeable, simply plug it in overnight and you should get a full season of use on a single charge.

We recommend placing the DTN Smart Trap at the same density as traditional traps. It can also be used in conjunction with traditional traps.

Ideal placement varies widely by crop and pest. Give us a call for further guidance.

The trap uses standard sticky cards and pheromone lures, which need to be replaced on occasion. You can set lure expiration alerts in the DTN AP application, as well as receive a message when the trap sticky card is full.

The DTN Smart Trap counts bugs, so you can get other needed tasks completed

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