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I took an old sock, stuffed some old comb in it and a few drops of lemon grass oil, hung it from a small tree. Waiting to see if it works. I have had 4 swarms this year already. Fortunately all 4 landed in small trees and were easy catches. Just dumb luck though.
 

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I took an old sock, stuffed some old comb in it and a few drops of lemon grass oil, hung it from a small tree. Waiting to see if it works. I have had 4 swarms this year already. Fortunately all 4 landed in small trees and were easy catches. Just dumb luck though.
They always check out the traps but never go in
 
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