• Ecophyto
  • Logo-Cirad
  • RITA
  • Logo-CA

Interests and limits


Factors studied

Positive effects


Negative effects

Work organization

- Time saving if subsequent treatments are avoided.


- Time required for observation and cleaning of traps.

- Need for staff training to identify pests and auxiliaries.

- Need space to install the traps.


- Less use of phytosanitary products.

- Little investment required: the BSVs are free and the traps inexpensive.


- Contribution to the development of an agriculture that respects the environment by preserving or even increasing the yields of crops and animal production while respecting natural balances.

Product qualities

- Less pesticide residues if treatments are avoided.


- Reduced and targeted phytosanitary treatments

- Lower impact on functional biodiversity.

Energy consumption

- Reduction in fuel consumption if treatments are avoided.

Last change : 07/07/22