If you have ever composted you know how annoying fruit flies can be. Fruit flies, also known as Drosophila melanogaster, congregate around decaying food. They love compost bins sitting on the counter waiting to be taken outside. As a long time composter I am used to these annoying little bugs. They don’t do much damage but they certainly are annoying when they are everywhere in your kitchen.
Luckily there is an easy trap you can make from common tools in your kitchen. You will need:
A tall, skinny glass A bit of red wine, juice or vinegar A round piece of paper Tape Scissors
In the glass put a bit of the wine/juice/vinegar about halfway up. Cut the paper from the edge to the center of the circle. Roll the paper into a funnel and snip the end of the tip to create a funnel. Don’t make the
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