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How Much DE to use?

Discussion in 'Coop & Run - Design, Construction, & Maintenance' started by nuttyredhead, Jun 25, 2010.

  1. nuttyredhead

    nuttyredhead Songster 8 Years

    May 3, 2010
    Southern NH
    Just wondering when you are using the deep litter method, how much DE do you add to your shavings? And how often? I have been cleaning under the roosts overy other day and spot cleaning the shavings as needed.

  2. stampntam

    stampntam Songster

    Apr 13, 2010
    Spring Grove, PA
    I sprinkle DE on everytime I add new shavings. Don't really measure it.

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