24 November 1995

Rabbits trapped

GROWERS battling to keep rabbits off crops will find some useful advice at the inaugural Smithfield Farm-Tech being held at Earls Court, London on Nov 26-28.

Rabbit trap maker Janus, of Braintree, Essex, is exhibiting its live capture trapping system. It is based on a series of baited galvanised cages placed in a line to intercept rabbits as they leave cover and move towards crops .

Several customers have reported over 1000 captures in one season, says the company. &#42