Stop the Buzz in Your Herd
QUICK GUIDE TO FLY CONTROL METHODS
Flies can bite away at cattle performance and profits. Horn flies alone cost the U.S. cattle industry an estimated $1 billion annually.1 There’s no silver bullet to fully eradicate flies, however, there are many different ways to control them. Explore fly control methods below:
DEVELOP A MULTI-PRONGED FLY CONTROL APPROACH
Every fly control method has a purpose and place in the industry, and there’s no one-size-fits-all solution. It takes a holistic approach to combat flies all season long.
Find out how flies impact your herd and explore resources to beat the buzz at Purinamills.com/fly-control
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1 Olafson, P.U. 2013. Molecular characterization and immunolocalization of the olfactory co-receptor Orco from two blood-feeding muscid flies, the stable fly and the horn fly. Insect Molecular Biology 22, 131-142. Retrieved from DOI reference:10.1111/imb.12009.
2 Altosid® IGR Effectively Controls Horn Fly Populations, Promotes Greater Weight Gain in Stocker Cattle Study. Conducted by Central Life Sciences. Summer 2011. Study located in northeast Oklahoma. Retrieved from https://www.altosidigr.com/how-it-works