What are the good methods of controlling thrips?

There are certain methods to control thrips. The most common use is chemical control which depend on the grown crop. The used compounds to manage thrips are:

1. untraditional compounds. abamectin, thiamethoxam, imidacloprid, thiacloprid, azadirachtin, pottasium soap (liquid ), Acetamiprid, Novaluron (IGR), Pymetrozine (anti feedent)

Beauveria bassiana (fungi)

2. traditional compounds.
Chloropyrifos, oxamyl (systemic nematicides), lambada cyhalothrin, deltamethrin, cypermethrin (see related link), malathion (if register in your country) .

3. reducing moisture as you can.

4. yellow sticky traps is the best

trap kind, follow with blue one.