For advice on specific products, contact Afrivet Animal Health Specialist Chris Rogers on email: email@example.com
Antibiotics (Tetracyclines injectable)
Treatment of tick-borne gall sickness (anaplasmosis), heartwater, pneumonia, foot rot, joint-ill and navel-ill in cattle, sheep, goats and pigs.
External parasite remedies (Plunge and spray)
Ecotraz 250 – Amitraz 25% m/v
Controls ticks and kills lice and mange mites on cattle. Kills sheep scab mites and kills itch mites and goat mange on sheep and goats. It has a detaching effect on ticks and is Oxpecker compatible.
External parasite remedies (Plunge and spray)
Ecobash (Cymiazol 17.5% m/v / cypermethrin 2.5 m/v - High cis-isomer)
Controls ticks, has a detaching effect, kill cattle lice, controls nuisance flies, biting flies, face flies on cattle. It also protects against cattle screw-worm infestation and is Oxpecker compatible.
Internal parasite remedies (Round worms)
Economintic 50 - Fenbendazole 5% m/v
A remedy against round worms in cattle, horses, ostriches, as well as tape worms in sheep and goats.
Internal parasite remedies
Ecomectin 1% injectable – Ivermectin 1% m/v
Treatment of roundworms in sheep and cattle and parafilaria bovicola (false bruising) and eye worm (Thelazia) in cattle. Kills sucking and biting lice, mange mites, cattle screw – worms and controls blue ticks (Boosphilus spp) and sand tampans on cattle. Kills sheep scab mites, controls Australian itch mites and nasal worm (all stages) in sheep. Kills mange mites (Sarcoptes scabiei var suis) on pigs.
Ecofluke - Triclabendazole 10% m/v
Liver fluke remedy against immature and adult liver fluke and giant liver fluke in cattle, sheep and goats.
Roundworm and liverfluke
Closeco 7.5% - Closantel 7.5%m/v
Liver fluke and roundworm remedy for cattle with residual action against re-infestation pf wireworm, hookworm and nodular worm.
In-feed premixes and growth enhancers
Flaveco 80 – Each kg contains 80g flavophospholipol
A performance promoter that is exclusively used in the feed to improve growth and feed conversion in farm animals.
Futaspray - Chlorhexidne gluconate 100mg/cetrimide 1.0g/ gentian violet 500mg
Antibacterial and fungicidal wound spray with gentian violet, for the treatment of wound and skin infections. For cattle, sheep, goats, pigs, horses and ostriches.
Expel wound spray – Resins and oils 99.39% m/m /germicide 0.51%/deltamethrin 0,10m/m
A multi-purpose remedy which effectively controls and protects screw-worm/blowfly strike. Promotes healing and kills ticks present at time of application. For cattle, sheep, goats, dogs, horses and chickens.
Kerol veterinary fluid – Phenoloids 190 – 300 degrees celsius, - 33% m/v/ carbolic acid (RW) efficient 10 – 12
General disinfectant for use on farm buildings and equipment.
Depots have been established at Choma and Ndola for customers' convenience, and Afrivet products are also marketed through agricultural retail outlets, pharmacies and supermarkets. They employ their own veterinarian and fully trained field staff. The field staff, stationed at various centres throughout Zambia, promote the correct use of the company's products and provide technical advice and after sales service.
General information about Afrivet
Trading since 2004, Afrivet Zambia Ltd is part of the Afrivet Group of South Africa, an international organisation involved in animal health. Afrivet Zambia is a one-stop shop for farmers, providing animal health products and environmental health products. All their brands are internationally recognised products, backed by expert technical advice.
The majority of Afrivet's products are manufactured by Ecomed Manufacturing Ltd in Zimbabwe using quality imported raw materials. Others are manufactured by Burchem Research and various other suppliers in South Africa, South America, Europe and Israel.
Animal health products
For advise on specific products, contact Afrivet Environmental Health Specialist Lewis Muhwati on email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Technical expertise is provided by qualified environmental health workers, by locally based field staff and by Afrivet's international partners, Bayer Environmental Science in South Africa and Ecomed in Zimbabwe. All relevant products marketed by the company in Zambia are registered with the Environmental Council of Zambia.
Microl white disinfectant - Active ingredient Creosote and carbolic acid
Pynol disinfectant/sanitizer – active ingredient benzalkonium chloride 50% (dodigen)/tetra sodium edetate (irgalon ST)
Biodan 62 – active ingredient iodine
A dark reddish-brown biocide detergent for use in bio-security areas in animal husbandry, food and food processing premises.
Bactergent powder – Active ingredient benzalkonium chloride (QAC)
A stable, free flowing, whitish coarse powder containing quaternary ammonium compounds (QAC) with combined detergent and bacterial properties and free from any foreign matter.
Afri-biopit (For the biological remediation and maintenance of pit-latrines) – Ingredients proprietary blend of microbes, surfactants and emulsifiers
Direction for use
Mix 2 sachets or more in water – 5l and then add to the pit/long drop. Additional water will assist the bio-activity in neglected pits that have a hard surface cake. If the surface can be broken up with a long stick, this will further assist the efficacy of the treatment. Add 1 sachet weekly as maintenance dose.
Insecticides for crawling insects
Cislin SC – Active ingredient deltamethrin (pyrethroid)
Controls flies, mosquitoes, cockroaches, bedbugs, fish moths, tobacco beetles and ants
Controls adult and nymphal stages cockroaches
Maxforce IC – Active ingredient Imidacloprid (chloro-nicotinyl) 21.5 g/kg
Controls German cockroaches
10-20 spots/10m2. 3mm in diameter spot equates to 0.25g of bait
Replace gel after 12 weeks or sooner if required
Neopybuthrin fogging oil – Active ingredient permethrin (synthetic pyrethroid) 3.0g/l (25/75 cis/trans isomer), d-allethrin (pyrethroid), 1,5g/l/piperonyl butoxide 3.0 g/l
Controls cockroaches, house flies and moths found in bakeries, kitchens, warehouses and food processing plants. Also controls ants, bedbugs, mosquitoes, fish moths, fleas, tobacco beetle and other stored product pests.
Up to 1 week
Reskol EC – active ingredient fenitrothio (organophoshate) 533g/l
Controls bed bugs, mosquitoes, ants, fleas and mosquito larvae.
Cockroaches, bedbugs and fleas – Initial 250ml Reskol/5l of water and spray harbourages, walls, carpets, floors and cupboards at a rate 5l mix/100m2. Routine 40ml Reskol/l of water and spray interior walls and eaves at a rate of 5l mix per 100m2. Residual 6 months
Stored product protection
Shumba Supermax dust – Active ingredients fenitrothion (organosphate) 10g/kg and deltamethrin (pyrethroid) 1.3g/kg
Controls stored grain insect pests including weevils, large and lesser grain borer, moths, dried bean beetles. Also controls ants and cockroaches.
A single treatment at the time of storage protects stored grain for 12 months
Insecticides for flying insects
Active Wefconatic Aerosol – Active ingredient pyrethrum 15g/kg and piperonyl (synergist) 150g/kg
Wefco Active Wefcomatic Aerosol is a metered insecticide aerosol developed for the control of flies and mosquitoes. Wefco Active Wefcomatic Aerosol is designed for use with the Wefco Active Metered aerosol Dispenser to provide 24 hour control of flies and mosquitoes for a 30 day period under continuous operation.
Coopex Mosquito Larvicide EC – Active ingredient permethrin (synthetic pyrethroid) 20g/l (25/75 cis/trans isomer)
Dilute 12.5-25ml of Coopex Mosquito Larvide to 5l of water and apply to aquatic breeding sites using any sprayer fitted with a fan nozzle at a rate of 100l per hectare for every 100mm depth of water and repeat as necessary.
Coopex Wettable Powder (WP) – Active ingredient permethrin (synthetic pyrethroid) 250g/kg (25/75 cis/trans isomer)
Controls flies, stable flies, mosquitoes, cockroaches, bedbugs, fleas, ants, fishmoths and stored product pests.
DY Fly - Fly bait – Active ingredient methomyl (carbamate) 10.00g/kg / tricosene 0.50g/kg
Re-treat weekly or sooner if required
Finale Rat and Mouse Pellets – Active ingredient difethialone (anti-coagulant) 0.025g/kg
Controls rats and mice
Regularly check bait stations and replenish as necessary
Finale Rat and Mouse Wax Blocks – Active difethialone (anti-coagulant) 0.025g/kg
Controls rats and mice
Hudson X-Pert Sprayer
Hudson X-Pert Spares kit
One set contains enough spares to service 10 (ten) pumps
Maxforce Gel Applicator
Environmental health products