Proven Effectiveness of Insecticide tags without having to attach through the ear.
These new "Strips" are applied over the button of any existing 2 piece ID tag, such as the Y-TEX RFID tag, Y-TEX All-American 2 piece tags (1 Star, 2 Star, 3 Star or 4 Star tags) as well as other 2 pc tags.
It is best to use these only on ID tags where the application site has completely healed.
Description: Python is a slow release, plastic strip which contains a synergized fomulation of zeta-cypermethrin and piperonyl butoxide. This insecticide has excellent effectiveness against many pests, including horn flies that are resistant to certain other insecticides. Net weight of 1 Python strip is 0.34 oz (9.5 grams).
Effectiveness: Controls horn flies, face flies, Gulf Coast ticks, spinose ear ticks and lice. Aids in control of house flies, stable flies, black flies and small horse flies.
Recommended use 1 strip/head for 3-4 months control or 2 strips/head for up to 5 months control of horn flies.
May also be used in winter for lice control.
Requires no withdrawal time.
Ideal for rotation with Y-TEX XP820, Warrior or OPtimizer insecticide ear tags to help manage horn fly resistance.
Labeled for use on dairy cattle and beef cattle, including lactating dairy cows.