The following products are available locally for homeowners to buy and use to control the mosquito population around their property.
Quick Kill Mosquito Bits and Dunks (for ponds, fountains, standing water)
Ortho Mosquito B Gon
Black Flag Fogger
ACE Malathion 50 concentrate
Ortho Malathion Plus concentrate
Permectrin II concentrate (horses, cattle, and sheep)
VIP Insect Spray (for horses, cattle, sheep)
Equine Fly and Mosquito concentrate II (horses)
The following products are available for the homeowners to buy online to control the mosquito population around thier property.
The mosquitoes that are known to transmit the Zika viruses (Aedes aegypti and Aedes albopictus) ARE NOT established in the Grand Valley. The Center for Disease Control has issued a travel warning to pregnant women that plan to travel in areas where the Zika Virus is endemic. For more information go to www.cdc.gov/zika/.