Fight the Filthy Fly Month is held in observance of the poor horses and other farm animals that must endure the daily bites of filthy flies. Not only are these unsightly insects annoying, but they can also spread disease. In the hot summer months ahead, many farm animals will be bitten by horse flies and midges, not to mention the dangerous botfly. Farmers have techniques to curb the flies from swarming.
So how can us humans protect ourselves? Well, let's take it one step at a time and start with some promotional sanitizer.