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How do you deal with flies at your barn?
(Check all that apply)

Fly spray
44%
959
Fly traps
22%
483
Feed-thru fly control
6%
133
Fly predators
16%
343
Other (please explain below)
13%
274

Total votes cast: 2192

Comments & Write-in Answers

Bags of H2O hanging from rafters; spray when horse goes out

7/20/2009 8:09:25 PM

We also use flysheets and masks in Aug when horseflies are bad

7/20/2009 7:18:25 PM

I have a whole barn mist system and a biting fly trap. Love both!

7/20/2009 5:59:18 PM

And Garlic

7/20/2009 5:31:27 PM

Fly Sheets/masks/boots

7/20/2009 4:38:05 PM

dump out collected water

7/20/2009 4:07:10 PM

Recently tried the 2 week pyrethrin and permethrin combo that is applied to back and legs. Works ok

7/20/2009 3:53:28 PM

haul away manure pile

7/20/2009 3:50:32 PM

keep the manure picked up and disposed of

7/20/2009 2:40:10 PM

protective vests

7/20/2009 2:37:01 PM

Fly paper and fans

7/20/2009 2:21:36 PM

I always wanted to try the fly predators!

7/20/2009 2:01:24 PM

daily removal of poop

7/20/2009 2:00:05 PM

I have free range chickens and they do a wonderful job of keeping the property fly free.

7/20/2009 1:35:04 PM

Chickems and guineas also

7/20/2009 12:52:03 PM

Screens on windows and doors,lights off more

7/20/2009 12:31:30 PM

This has worked wonders!

7/20/2009 6:37:15 AM

Pyranha Wipe 'n' Spray brushed on works really well for at least 24 hours

7/20/2009 3:07:35 AM

Keeping stalls as clean as possible

7/20/2009 1:43:08 AM

Keep the barn clean.

7/20/2009 1:27:33 AM

Use water based flysect

7/19/2009 9:57:00 PM

masks

7/19/2009 9:15:57 PM

auto fly sprayers, too!

7/19/2009 9:09:42 PM

Keeping manure cleaned up in stalls and paddocks

7/19/2009 8:29:00 PM

Everything else = too expensive!

7/19/2009 8:12:08 PM

fly spray system

7/19/2009 6:18:41 PM

2009 is the worst fly year in 20! I want to know about fly predators.

7/19/2009 4:24:57 PM

daily manure removal & barn swallows

7/19/2009 3:18:11 PM

swallows live in my barn

7/19/2009 8:39:01 AM

Lime

7/19/2009 6:34:01 AM

Mr Sticky is great

7/19/2009 1:17:11 AM

sheets, fly masks, pick up manure in fields and compost properly, deal with bot eggs

7/18/2009 10:35:53 PM

metered spray on the walls

7/18/2009 10:04:07 PM

Wasps last year - too expen. nothing wrks well.

7/18/2009 9:38:53 PM

I use fly sheets, fans and fly leggings

7/18/2009 7:44:24 PM

sticky tape, fans

7/18/2009 7:36:01 PM

We also have the battery operated timed sprayers in the barn. We have hardly any flies!

7/18/2009 7:16:05 PM

Predators for several years now, occassional use of fly spray during summer heat.

7/18/2009 6:53:03 PM

predators ... and pick up and spread manure.

7/18/2009 5:41:41 PM

pick up manure 1st thing in AM

7/18/2009 5:32:03 PM

pick up manure daily and fly sheets/masks

7/18/2009 4:08:16 PM

pickup paddocks/sheds/stalls 2/day, sweep up spilled feed

7/18/2009 4:01:48 PM

fly sheets & neck rugs & masks.

7/18/2009 2:53:43 PM

dietenacious earth

7/18/2009 2:32:27 PM

Fly masks and keeping the barn/paddock clean...Central OH.

7/18/2009 12:03:52 PM

removal of manure

7/18/2009 1:56:19 AM

topicals

7/17/2009 11:21:57 PM

fans in the stalls help.

7/17/2009 10:42:19 PM

fly sheets/masks

7/17/2009 8:55:01 PM

All manure is picked up and removed.

7/17/2009 7:30:17 PM

water in bag

7/17/2009 7:24:54 PM

pick up manure 2x/day; manure dumpster hauled off weekly

7/17/2009 7:09:32 PM

we keep stalls clean and we clean up manure piles near the barn

7/17/2009 6:09:34 PM

All natural home-made Soap with essential oils and all natural home-made fly spray.

7/17/2009 3:07:10 PM

fly mask

7/17/2009 2:59:31 PM

Clean Stalls

7/17/2009 2:55:34 PM

masks as needed, clean pasture and barn, and stall in the hottest part of the day

7/17/2009 1:23:04 PM

fly masks and sheets

7/17/2009 12:53:50 PM

fly masks on the horses

7/17/2009 12:43:05 PM

fly mask and sheets

7/17/2009 11:00:33 AM

twice daily stall cleaning and frequent manure dragging in pasture

7/17/2009 10:06:48 AM

I use both fly spray and a fly sheet especially at night when the mosquitos come out.

7/17/2009 8:57:52 AM

fly sheets and masks

7/17/2009 7:30:59 AM

Fly faces and clean stalls every day plus clean out my run in sheds.

7/17/2009 5:35:56 AM

Cleaning of paddocks. Moving manure far from the barn area.

7/17/2009 4:08:37 AM

LOL we are covered head to hoof in fly masks (w/ears) and sheets and boots

7/17/2009 3:33:03 AM

fly sheets

7/17/2009 1:44:45 AM

My horses are not stabled,but are in corrals with run ins.....manure control is the biggest factor

7/16/2009 11:33:07 PM

Awesome fly control!

7/16/2009 10:22:33 PM

Fly Sheets and Boots.

7/16/2009 9:28:22 PM

fly mask

7/16/2009 9:02:52 PM

fly mask -

7/16/2009 8:33:28 PM

fly masks keep manure cleaned up

7/16/2009 8:30:59 PM

pick up poop frequently

7/16/2009 7:55:36 PM

Composting manure

7/16/2009 7:47:01 PM

provide run-in sheds for pastured horses

7/16/2009 7:36:04 PM

keep the stalls and barn clean

7/16/2009 7:25:22 PM

I use fly spray and also the fly predators.

7/16/2009 6:43:20 PM

Compost manure and let chickens graze manure pile and horse areas

7/16/2009 6:18:42 PM

KEEP IT CLEAN works best

7/16/2009 6:14:18 PM

Fly mask and Fly spray

7/16/2009 6:00:52 PM

Clean stalls, and LOTS of air circulation!

7/16/2009 5:56:10 PM

Fly sheets, masks, and leggings too.

7/16/2009 5:41:25 PM

Fly tape. Also have dairy cows; gets difficult & expensive to treat all

7/16/2009 5:36:05 PM

parasitic wasps

7/16/2009 5:18:32 PM

What barn? I do use tritech on the horses

7/16/2009 5:03:40 PM

Fly masks and keep area cleaned twice a day

7/16/2009 4:59:53 PM

I keep the stalls and pastures clean daily!!!

7/16/2009 4:20:34 PM

i put up a bat house and am hoping the bats will come.

7/16/2009 4:10:26 PM

Fly masks and muck up the manure regularly!

7/16/2009 3:53:56 PM

manure managment, chickens, guineas

7/16/2009 3:15:06 PM

fly masks/sheets/leg boots for those who won't chew them; keep stalls extra clean

7/16/2009 2:54:02 PM

we use 1/4c vinegar on feed in am

7/16/2009 2:35:57 PM

use fly masks as well as sprays to lessen chemical interactions

7/16/2009 1:43:31 PM

I've used predators and they work if you can keep the ants and birds from eating them.

7/16/2009 1:40:00 PM

manure management

7/16/2009 1:33:39 PM

remove feces, ventilation / wind current

7/16/2009 12:55:40 PM

Removal of feces daily or sometimes twice daily.

7/16/2009 12:23:29 PM

Fly sheets, fly masks

7/16/2009 11:42:43 AM

I also use equine safe mix in the stall

7/16/2009 10:57:20 AM

I stay away from the toxic methods like feed through and overhead spraying.

7/16/2009 9:33:52 AM

I try to keep the paddock and horse sheds clean everyday

7/16/2009 8:34:15 AM

Vinegar and Dawn dish soap. Horses are pastured.

7/16/2009 7:30:27 AM

zero fly bags

7/16/2009 7:25:47 AM

Avon skin-so-soft, mixed with a little isopropyl alcohol and white vineger works wonders .

7/16/2009 1:00:26 AM

Corrals cleaned daily-sensitive mare, fly sheet & wraps- all horses get fly masks. Disk weekly.

7/16/2009 12:56:31 AM

Removing Manure from premises weekly

7/16/2009 12:50:51 AM

have also used the sopt-on and it seems to help

7/16/2009 12:45:40 AM

fly mask and sheet

7/15/2009 10:09:47 PM

spray system in one barn, predators in another.

7/15/2009 10:09:44 PM

Get manure off ranch twice each week.

7/15/2009 8:54:45 PM

We have two large neighboring farms who's flies we've inherited! :-P

7/15/2009 8:43:51 PM

fly spray every day

7/15/2009 8:40:54 PM

vineger in feed seems to help

7/15/2009 8:04:02 PM

I also feel garlic salt to my horses.

7/15/2009 7:37:58 PM

fly masks and fly sheets

7/15/2009 7:31:43 PM

Tried feed thru and it wasn't effective so still had to use other methods.

7/15/2009 7:15:52 PM

War paint lasts longest keeping flies away from our horses

7/15/2009 6:38:24 PM

try to keep loose hay picked up

7/15/2009 6:34:44 PM

auto spray system

7/15/2009 5:54:20 PM

While fly predators seem to be a good idea, leery because they are upsetting the ecological balance.

7/15/2009 5:51:51 PM

I keep the barn and pasture area nearby clean, plus traps, predators and cover the manure pile

7/15/2009 5:42:17 PM

keep manure cleaned up!

7/15/2009 5:42:08 PM

I feed spring times garlic to my horses with their evening feed works to keep all pesty bugs away.

7/15/2009 5:03:33 PM

Fly spray,masks & sheets + manuer removal daily

7/15/2009 5:00:57 PM

fly masks

7/15/2009 5:00:15 PM

We also use sprays and put the summer armor on; fly sheets, boots and masks.

7/15/2009 4:58:29 PM

fly sheets,fans in the barn,manure pick up

7/15/2009 4:40:15 PM

fly ribbons

7/15/2009 4:29:00 PM

surface spraying

7/15/2009 4:22:15 PM

I have been using fly predators for ove 20 years and have very few flies

7/15/2009 3:55:21 PM

mcuk twice daily at minimum!

7/15/2009 3:52:34 PM

Fly wipes

7/15/2009 3:46:22 PM

remove manure daily

7/15/2009 3:41:59 PM

keep manure cleaned up, drag harrow the field to break up manure

7/15/2009 3:28:56 PM

fly masks

7/15/2009 3:21:54 PM

twice daily manure removal from paddocks

7/15/2009 3:05:10 PM

fly masks

7/15/2009 3:03:27 PM

fly system in barn

7/15/2009 2:59:01 PM

manure management

7/15/2009 2:47:15 PM

Masks

7/15/2009 2:27:21 PM

Fly spray clens stalls at least twice a day and Fans

7/15/2009 2:23:55 PM

bags of water w/pennies

7/15/2009 1:45:10 PM

guinea fowl - great watch dogs too!

7/15/2009 1:34:10 PM

I use crushed fossil shell flour. Works great, is natural and safe...no chemicals

7/15/2009 1:23:04 PM

diotomacious earth spread all over

7/15/2009 1:14:50 PM

They significantly reduce flies!

7/15/2009 1:09:07 PM

cleaning stalls daily, manure pile well away from barn, support of bats in the area

7/15/2009 12:55:17 PM

I also have a fly spray which I use on the stall walls, it is not for direct use on horses.

7/15/2009 12:40:59 PM

And we loovvvve it!

7/15/2009 12:34:47 PM

fly masks

7/15/2009 12:26:25 PM

PYRANNA

7/15/2009 12:12:36 PM

Pick up manure daily in pastures and stalls, haul it far away to compost.

7/15/2009 12:07:59 PM

Pick stalls alot!

7/15/2009 12:05:44 PM

flysheet, flymask, prompt manure removal

7/15/2009 11:59:56 AM

Overhead automatic fly spray system...ya gotta love it!

7/15/2009 11:51:49 AM

automatic sprayers

7/15/2009 11:47:08 AM

Fly masks, picking up and composting all manure in paddocks and pastures and composting it.

7/15/2009 11:41:31 AM

GarlicC, keeps may of the bugs away

7/15/2009 11:30:26 AM

I use granulated Maxforce fly killer. It's great.

7/15/2009 11:21:34 AM

also have auto fly sprayer in each stall, and stalls, barn isle are picked twice a day to deture

7/15/2009 11:19:15 AM

masks,fly sheets

7/15/2009 11:17:27 AM

fly masks are a must in the summer

7/15/2009 10:45:57 AM

Ziploc bags full of water. the flies think its cobwebs and stay away

7/15/2009 10:39:13 AM

Manure removal from stall and pasture has made a dramatic decline in our fly population

7/15/2009 10:30:56 AM

fly-ban, fly masks

7/15/2009 9:49:27 AM

fly spray, but also remove manure daily and have manure pile away from barn

7/15/2009 9:43:28 AM

Pasture Management, Fly Masks, Fly Boots

7/15/2009 9:40:44 AM

spot on treatment

7/15/2009 9:32:26 AM

I have individual sprayers in each stall and I keep manure piles dragged to prevent a place to breed

7/15/2009 9:17:18 AM

I feed a pelleted feed

7/15/2009 9:08:44 AM

Keep the barn clean!

7/15/2009 9:06:19 AM

We used to use a trap, but it seemed to draw more flies than it killed, although it was always full.

7/15/2009 8:48:03 AM

Spot-on treatment for every horse

7/15/2009 8:43:47 AM

Free range chickens

7/15/2009 8:40:15 AM

Pyranha misting system in barn

7/15/2009 7:49:25 AM

Dairy fly spray

7/15/2009 7:32:45 AM

Swat products

7/15/2009 7:21:22 AM

fly masks as needed; fly predators are very effective

7/15/2009 7:14:02 AM

D.E. works great on them.

7/15/2009 6:41:32 AM

high velocity fans in overhangs going into barn

7/15/2009 5:44:20 AM

Keep the place clean! Encourage natural pest control, too.

7/15/2009 5:12:23 AM

4th year and they work great!

7/15/2009 2:44:14 AM

masks & sheets

7/15/2009 1:35:42 AM

Automatic misters and fans

7/15/2009 1:07:34 AM

Natural home made fly spray & feed diatomateous earth

7/15/2009 12:29:06 AM

Cleanliness - pick up the manure twice daily and remove; get rid of those soiled shavings.

7/15/2009 12:18:33 AM

We pick up horse poop two to three times a day and add to compost pile

7/15/2009 12:03:08 AM

Fly sheet, chickens, manure control

7/14/2009 11:56:20 PM

Best fly trap is made by Rescue. We also use Endure fly spray.

7/14/2009 11:43:02 PM

removl of manure 3 times a week

7/14/2009 11:36:35 PM

Spot on Product

7/14/2009 11:30:04 PM

lime on manure piles

7/14/2009 11:29:05 PM

manure kept away from horses & spread in fields, barn clean daily

7/14/2009 11:25:30 PM

Also I keep the pasture/paddock very clean and remove manure daily

7/14/2009 11:21:42 PM

Fan in her barn

7/14/2009 11:17:48 PM

We use garlic in the horses's grain each night. It helps and they love the flavor!

7/14/2009 11:09:13 PM

fans,daily stall cleaning & deodorizing w/baking soda

7/14/2009 11:05:09 PM

We have bats

7/14/2009 11:05:00 PM

This year got earlier start with fly predators and haven't needed the fly traps. Very pleased.

7/14/2009 11:02:56 PM

sprayers in barns

7/14/2009 10:49:40 PM

fly spray, fly tapes and keeping doors mostly closed to keep barn dark, cool & uninviting to flies

7/14/2009 10:40:20 PM

Horses fed garlic daily for medicinal purpose & reduces flies! Fly spray when necessary only!

7/14/2009 10:37:56 PM

I don't use much fly spray with predators but when it rains I add the spray as well.

7/14/2009 10:31:54 PM

remove all manure everyday fly masksfrom pastures, paddocks and barn

7/14/2009 10:30:21 PM

Fly mask

7/14/2009 10:23:06 PM

Konk the stall at key times during the day, when the flies come in.

7/14/2009 10:19:23 PM

Spot On products

7/14/2009 10:19:15 PM

works well cheap and convenient to use

7/14/2009 10:13:21 PM

twice daily stall/corral cleaning

7/14/2009 10:04:54 PM

i use a fly spray system

7/14/2009 9:49:29 PM

neighbor's chickens

7/14/2009 9:46:09 PM

automatic fly sprayers work well in barn

7/14/2009 9:44:44 PM

Spray barn daily with commercial sprayer plus use fly spray on horses

7/14/2009 9:44:13 PM

fly masks and sheets also

7/14/2009 9:43:13 PM

fly strips,remove/compost manure

7/14/2009 9:41:23 PM

I use coton combos, fly vails plus spray with fly spray made for horses.

7/14/2009 9:36:12 PM

automatic fly spray system & fly bait

7/14/2009 9:35:49 PM

Fly masks, sheets, and leg wraps.

7/14/2009 9:27:54 PM

fly sheets, leg wraps, face masks

7/14/2009 9:25:42 PM

Garlic and vinegar in their grain.

7/14/2009 9:04:03 PM

increased cleaning to 4x/day and daily cleaning of feed buckets

7/14/2009 8:56:16 PM

keep things very clean!

7/14/2009 8:48:55 PM

manure management

7/14/2009 8:44:49 PM

natural feed thru Smartpak bugs off/ DE

7/14/2009 8:27:12 PM

fans

7/14/2009 8:17:44 PM

Emperol blocks with Rabon - very helpful!

7/14/2009 8:14:52 PM

topical fly spray and metered spray system

7/14/2009 8:09:31 PM

spot treatment like biospot

7/14/2009 8:03:10 PM

Leave their forelocks, manes, and tails long.

7/14/2009 7:59:02 PM

keep it clean

7/14/2009 7:38:56 PM

spray an enzyme in the stalls which works wonders!

7/14/2009 7:36:42 PM

In barn automatic spraying

7/14/2009 7:30:05 PM

battery operated fly misters

7/14/2009 7:25:47 PM

manure is hauled every 1-2 weeks

7/14/2009 7:16:16 PM

only have a small problem with flies

7/14/2009 6:52:45 PM

all of the above

7/14/2009 6:43:13 PM

ultra boss fly spray

7/14/2009 6:37:31 PM

Fly sheets are a must. And, who could forget ducks and/or chickens?

7/14/2009 6:30:29 PM

Tri-Tech 14 is the BEST!!

7/14/2009 6:30:09 PM

sprayers mounted in barn which mist at intervals

7/14/2009 6:27:38 PM

My horse wears a fly sheet, fly mask, and fly boots. I also use fly spray and SWAT.

7/14/2009 6:20:05 PM

Clean stalls & fans.

7/14/2009 6:19:40 PM

manure management

7/14/2009 6:11:33 PM

clean barn daily

7/14/2009 6:07:29 PM

We have fans in every stall and a big one in the aisle. We have very few flies in the barn proper.

7/14/2009 6:05:10 PM

fly masks & sheets, prompt manure removal and disposal, fans in run-in sheds.

7/14/2009 6:04:04 PM

lots of fans going all the time helps keep the fly population down

7/14/2009 5:59:58 PM

manure management! frequent passes with the chain harrow in the pasture; compost for barn waste

7/14/2009 5:56:48 PM

automatic fly spray system

7/14/2009 5:54:15 PM

automatic spray in barn and run in shed

7/14/2009 5:52:22 PM

fly masks

7/14/2009 5:49:14 PM

I use an excellent fly bait.

7/14/2009 5:47:18 PM

I like a mixture of Avon Skin So Soft, white vinegar and water in about equal parts (nontoxic!)

7/14/2009 5:35:10 PM

spread and break up manure in pastures so hot Florida sun can kill eggs

7/14/2009 5:33:24 PM

Quickbayt Fly Bait Strip

7/14/2009 5:28:02 PM

shoofly spray system which is great

7/14/2009 5:27:22 PM

Fly masks, fly sheets, and fly leg wraps. It depends on which flys are prevalent each day.

7/14/2009 5:20:37 PM

Fly Masks

7/14/2009 5:19:58 PM

masks

7/14/2009 5:19:55 PM

I start feeding garlic in March & have virtually no fly problems

7/14/2009 5:19:41 PM

I spray the horses with Endure and also use metered spray in every stall.

7/14/2009 5:18:54 PM

I only use natural ingredient fly spray

7/14/2009 5:07:15 PM

Pick up manure 2+ times a day is the best prevention

7/14/2009 5:02:26 PM

Fly Spray & Fly Masks

7/14/2009 5:00:44 PM

fly sheets and fly boots

7/14/2009 4:57:37 PM

Fly masks and wipe-on fly control lasts 6 weeks

7/14/2009 4:51:33 PM

I had the predators then stopped them last year and the flies were overwhelming.I got the predators

7/14/2009 4:47:50 PM

keep stable area clean. Use fly sheets when needed.

7/14/2009 4:45:41 PM

As long as the manure is picked up, the wash rack clean and the barn swept the flies are not a prob

7/14/2009 4:42:36 PM

Two horses, run ins, do nothing

7/14/2009 4:42:26 PM

Fly sheets & masks, also occasionally wipe on Swat & roll-on repellent.

7/14/2009 4:38:55 PM

complete barn fly spray system

7/14/2009 4:35:45 PM

if I make sure stalls are clean in the evening, there are fewer flies in the morning and day

7/14/2009 4:27:03 PM

pick up manure 2x day & move pile weekly

7/14/2009 4:21:17 PM

no standing water, fly masks

7/14/2009 4:21:11 PM

also Apple Cider Vinegar

7/14/2009 4:15:22 PM

fly masks and sheets

7/14/2009 4:12:17 PM

FLY MASKS

7/14/2009 4:12:00 PM

country vet mister on a timer

7/14/2009 4:07:23 PM

I use fly sheets,mask & leg protectors, then spray just before riding

7/14/2009 4:07:20 PM

Smear clean clay in the most prone spots

7/14/2009 4:06:59 PM

Shade and fans

7/14/2009 4:06:09 PM

fly boots and masks

7/14/2009 4:05:43 PM

manure removal

7/14/2009 3:59:27 PM

fly sheets - they live outside

7/14/2009 3:59:23 PM

fly sheets, masks. horses in during day, out at night. very few flies this year.

7/14/2009 3:58:06 PM

flly sheets and masks

7/14/2009 3:56:22 PM

Fans in the stalls help some also.

7/14/2009 3:54:33 PM

fly masks; fans in barn

7/14/2009 3:53:49 PM

Careful manure management

7/14/2009 3:52:23 PM

Spot-on fly control

7/14/2009 3:47:09 PM

Fly predators are working great!

7/14/2009 3:41:44 PM

fly sheets, mask, fly leg wraps

7/14/2009 3:40:28 PM

fly masks if needed

7/14/2009 3:37:57 PM

Equi-Spot

7/14/2009 3:33:38 PM

Fly Masks

7/14/2009 3:30:09 PM

clean paddocks daily!

7/14/2009 3:30:01 PM

Fans

7/14/2009 3:29:58 PM

good house(barn) keeping

7/14/2009 3:29:20 PM

and garlic!

7/14/2009 3:29:08 PM

installing automatic fly spray system

7/14/2009 3:28:33 PM

Chickens. We get fresh eggs and they get the flies.

7/14/2009 3:27:10 PM

Compost manure

7/14/2009 3:25:17 PM

I use Poridon and a water based fly spray. Works.

7/14/2009 3:24:51 PM

New "Shootag" - non chemical repellent tag worn by horse or humans. Work Great.

7/14/2009 3:24:47 PM

Picking up any manure in pastures and stalls daily

7/14/2009 3:24:47 PM

Good ventilation and clean stalls also help!

7/14/2009 3:24:28 PM

Fly masks, leg guards, eliminate breeding grounds (mud, manure, spilled feed, etc.)

7/14/2009 3:23:45 PM

Keep corrals clean.

7/14/2009 3:22:32 PM

Keep barn clean also feed diatomatious earth

7/14/2009 3:19:42 PM

fly masks

7/14/2009 3:16:09 PM

diatomaceous earth on manure piles

7/14/2009 3:16:08 PM

pick up manure daily & dispose 1/2 mile away=NO FLYS!

7/14/2009 3:15:01 PM

I have a fly spray system andI use Freedom 45 on the horses for when they are in pasture.

7/14/2009 3:14:44 PM

Spray, traps, and fly masks

7/14/2009 3:12:54 PM

Need to integrate neighbor's horses into pest management. Also remove manure..

7/14/2009 3:12:38 PM

manure management

7/14/2009 3:07:40 PM

also use flymasks

7/14/2009 3:07:38 PM

... and we use skin-so-soft diluted to spray directly on the horses

7/14/2009 3:05:28 PM

Hang Fly Strips in Stall

7/14/2009 3:02:18 PM

keep stalls and barn clear of manure

7/14/2009 2:54:20 PM

Sticky tape

7/14/2009 2:53:26 PM

Scoop poop daily and cover the pile.

7/14/2009 2:52:30 PM

Pick up manure daily

7/14/2009 2:50:53 PM

fans tend to keeps flies away

7/14/2009 2:43:38 PM

Our barn has an automatic spray system

7/14/2009 2:41:51 PM

Bug Check works for me, as well as Equi-Fly, spray when flies arrive with horses for evening feed.

7/14/2009 2:41:02 PM

pick poop everywhere even pastures

7/14/2009 2:40:56 PM

The fly predators have worked pretty well keeping the fly population down.

7/14/2009 2:37:13 PM

Inside Out from Cheval International works great!!

7/14/2009 2:37:11 PM

auto bug sprayers in the sheds, fly sheets

7/14/2009 2:35:17 PM

spread manure, keep barn clean, muck run-in, spot-on every 3 wks. each horse

7/14/2009 2:33:39 PM

Sheets , masks and boots

7/14/2009 2:32:27 PM

Fly Spray System throughout the barn

7/14/2009 2:23:30 PM

All manure is picked from paddocks and fields daily.

7/14/2009 12:35:59 PM

fans,fly spray misters

7/14/2009 12:11:47 PM

Keep manure cleaned up daily

7/14/2009 12:04:36 PM

they are terrible this year!!

7/14/2009 11:35:29 AM

Full body flysheets + neck & belly, fly boots, long nose masks w/ears, high speed fans.

7/14/2009 11:29:43 AM

Fly Sheets

7/14/2009 11:27:40 AM

drag manure in fields weekly

7/14/2009 10:11:04 AM

manure management

7/14/2009 9:46:44 AM