Manufacturer: Victor (View all products by Victor)
Model: Magnet Trap (View all Magnet Trap reviews)
Category: Fly Control
Purchase: Local farm store. Victor Trap was 12.99 for the gallon and 5.99 for the quart. Trap and toss was 3.99.
Likes: Wow. All I can say is WOW!!! I bought both the Victor trap and the Farnam Trap and Toss. I put them side by side in my fly infested field and waited. That was Wednesday. By Sunday my Victor trap is nearly full, yes full of flies(thousands upon thousands). The Farnam Trap and Toss has perhaps 12 flies in it. It took about two days for it to really start attracting flies, but now I can go out and in a matter of hours see the level of flies increasing. I hung them approximately 18 inches from the ground in the sun.
Dislikes: Nothing really. Seeing thousands of flies in a quart jar is nasty, but that I what I paid for!
Quality: Very good. The design is good, but I imagine the bait is what is so potent. I just put in an order for the Victor bait replacement packs to put into the Farnam Trap and Toss since clearly their bait doesn't do much. The Trap and toss is sturdy and has an inverted funnel that is attached to a rounded cylinder. The Victor Magnet Trap is a clear plastic bottle with a black lid with holes covered by a white "roof" and a hook for hanging. The trap and toss is well, toss-able. The Victor trap is reusable.
Summary: The Victor trap works dramatically better than the trap and toss. My field is nearly fly free at this point after less than a week. I am truly amazed. Victor is all I will buy now.
Usefulness Rating: 2 out of 5.
5 reader(s) voted.
Absorbine DuraGuard fly spray Fly Control
Turtleneck Fly Turtle Fly Control
Dumor Equine spray no Fly Control
Kensington Protective Products KFM300 / Fly Mask with Fleece Trim with Ears Fly Control
Spaulding Labs. Spaulding Labs Fly Predators Fly Control
gordon oil base fly spray gordons oil base fly control for horses Fly Control
gordon horse and pony oilbase fly spray Fly Control
Cashel Crusader Fly Mask Fly Control
Farnam Mosquito Halt Fly Control
Cashel Fly Mask with ears Fly Control
Absorbine Ultrashield Bonnet w/ears Fly Control
Zephyr's Garden No-Fly Zone Healving Salve Fly Control
Flyarmor mane and tail band Fly Control
Kensington Bug Eye Fly Mask (long w/ears) Fly Control
Schneiders Dura-Mesh Fly Mask with Halter Combo Fly Control
Dumor Fly Spray Fly Control
Manna Pro Calm Coat Fly Spray Fly Control
Farnam Endure Fly Spray Fly Control
Guardian Masks Guardian Fly Mask Fly Control
Top Horse Handy Helpers Fly Spray Fly Control