DE -does the grade matter?

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by anyababette, Jun 24, 2010.

  1. anyababette

    anyababette Out Of The Brooder

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    How important is it to have food grade Diatomaceous Earth in order to combat mites and dust the coop?
    I am in NZ and cant find food grade anywhere! [​IMG]
     
  2. Camelot Farms

    Camelot Farms Chickenista

    VERY important. [​IMG]

    Most of us have to order it online. I have a 50lb bag coming this morning. The shipping was almost as much as the DE but its worth it [​IMG]
     

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