Some Principles of Fly Control for the Sanitarian

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Summary

The relation of fly habits to cultural sanitation and DDT fly control have been presented with some of the specific problems encountered in various food handling and food processing establishments. The success of fly control with DDT sprays is shown to be governed by the extent to which it is coordinated with the biology of the insects concerned and with the sanitary measures practiced.

Author Notes

Senior assistant sanitarian (R) U. S. P. H. S. Inactive status since December 1, 1946. Now at Cornell University, Ithaca, New York.

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