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Managing Flies on Your Organic Dairy Farm

In this timely article Dr. Paul Dettloff and Dr. Sarah Slaby take a look at flies or musca domistica which have been around since man appeared, and will continue to irritate both dairymen and their cows. The two veterinarians look at the many different ways in which flies can be dealt with from sticky tape, feeding higher levels of kelp, predator wasps, barn sparrows and many ingenious mechanical traps.