Elanco Animal Health has announced U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) approval of StandGuard™ pour-on for control of horn flies and lice in beef cattle of all ages.
The active ingredient in the new product, gamma-cyhalothrin, is in the pyrethroid class of insecticides. The company recommends incorporating the new insecticide into an integrated pest management system that includes rotation of insecticide classes.
The product is available in ready-to use bottles, and is backed by a satisfaction guarantee. It can be purchased from local veterinary clinics, animal health distributors and feed stores supplied by Durvet Inc., an animal health products distributor based in Blue Springs, Mo.
For more details, visit www.durvet.com.