Background update:Oct 14, 2010

The power to resist flies

Flies can be a real nuisance to birds as well as people. Beating them is difficult since they seem to rapidly develop resistance against pesticides. A basic knowledge of entomology can go a long way to developing a fly control program that helps to minimise the risk of resistance.

This article can also be found at World Poultry Volume 18 number 2. To view the article online simply click on the link below.

Keywords: hygiene, flies, pesticides, fly control, management, resistance



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