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An evaluation of two long-life baits containing diphacinone for the control of ferrets (Mustela furo)
(New Zealand Plant Protection Society, 2003)
Two long-life baits (gel and polymer) were developed by Pest-Tech Ltd. and tested on captive ferrets. The palatability of both baits was significantly enhanced using ‘natural’ animal extracts, with extract palatability ...
Development of a long-life bait for control of stoats
Three types of long-life stoat bait (polymer, paste, and gel) were formulated from natural and synthetic bait ingredients after extensive testing of potential ingredients. Feeding trials demonstrated that baits containing ...
Trends in vertebrate pesticide use and new developments: New Zealand initiatives and international implications
(University of California, 2010)
In New Zealand, sodium fluoroacetate (1080) has been used for vertebrate pest control for several decades. Since the 1990s, some 1080 users have switched to brodifacoum for possum and rodent control because of its ready ...
Retaining or retrieving older and trying to identify novel rodenticides
(University of California, 2012)
Anticoagulant compounds are likely to play an important role in the control of commensal rodents for crop protection and conservation for the foreseeable future. However, there are concerns regarding their persistence and ...