Weekend Welcome from Kentucky Perfomance Products: Shoo Fly

Composting your manure can reduce the number of stable flies on your farm. KPP shares the results of an interesting study.

From the KPP Tips & Topics Blog:

Composting your manure can reduce the number of stable flies on your farm. In a study done in Florida, soiled bedding was placed in a compost pile and turned every few days. The heat of fermentation in the pile greatly lowered the survival rate of the fly larvae and reduced the number of adult flies. (And it is great for your garden too!)

Five-Step Guide to Composting Horse Manure:



Article written by KPP staff.

Copyright (C) 2014 Kentucky Performance Products, LLC.   All rights reserved.

Article sponsored by Ker-A-Form; a blend of vitamins, minerals, and fats that nourishes skin, hair coat, and hooves.

When health issues arise, always seek the advice of a licensed veterinarian who can help you choose the correct course of action for your horse. Supplements are intended to maintain healthy systems and support recovery and healing. They are not intended to treat or cure illness or injury.

About Kentucky Performance Products, LLC:

Since 1998, Kentucky Performance Products has simplified a horse owner’s search for research-proven nutritional horse supplements that meet the challenges facing modern horses. KPP horse supplements target specific nutritional needs and are formulated to complement today’s feeds, thus safeguarding against over-supplementation. Each product is scientifically formulated and made with high-quality ingredients at certified manufacturing facilities. Kentucky Performance Products is proud to offer a quality assurance promise backed by a money-back guarantee. Kentucky Performance Products brings you horse supplements you can count on because the horse that matters to you, matters to us.


Leave a Comment


Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *