Reduction Ratio of Cattle Tick, Boophilus Annulatus Using Deltamethrin and Ivermectin In Taraman Farm, Sohag Governorate, Egypt
Received Date: November 07, 2020; Published Date: December 04, 2020/p>
The present study was conducted to evaluate 2 acaricides, (Butox 5% EC spraying and Ivomec 1% injections) on cattle ticks in Taraman farm, Sohag Governorate, Egypt during 2019 year. The deltamethrinin (Butox 5%) spraying on hard ticks attached on the body of cows resulted in 64.44% reduction in the numbers of hard ticks, with a range for 58.33-71.43% during the months of the year. The results were similar when using ivermectin (Ivomec 1% L) injection, where the percentage of reduction in the numbers of ticks attached on cow body was 64.26%, and the percentage of reduction during the months of the year ranged from 53.66-75.00%.
Keywords: Acaricides; Butox; Deltamethrinin; Hard ticks; Ivomec; Ivermectin; Reduction.