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

    Jun 22, 2010
    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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