Where do you buy your DE?

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by emsdial911, Aug 8, 2010.

  1. emsdial911

    emsdial911 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Where do you purchase your DE? The places I have looked it costs more to ship than the DE costs. Any help would be appreciated. Any one in Indiana know where it can be purchased locally?
     
  2. dsqard

    dsqard Crazy "L" Farms

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    I recently found food grade DE on Jeffers website. They have it in three different sizes so the shipping should be reasonable.
     
  3. dirtsaver

    dirtsaver Chillin' With My Peeps

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    If you are in the Southern part of Indiana you can get DE from The Feed Store in Charlestown. That's where we get ours. About $30 for a 50# bag of food grade DE.

    Larry
     
  4. wsdareme

    wsdareme Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I think you'll find that most feed stores carry it. I didn't know mine did until I called and asked them -- sure enough, they do. I'm not sure they were the cheapest, but I didn't have to pay shipping (which makes it prohibitively expensive!). [​IMG]
     
  5. emsdial911

    emsdial911 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Anyone from Indiana?
     
  6. KentuckyChick

    KentuckyChick Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Pelican49 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    My daughter talked to the guy that owns the local feed store. He said he could order it for us.
     
  8. Sweetpeaswan

    Sweetpeaswan Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Your local feedstore is should be able to get it for you, some of the workers know it as
    fossil flour, instead of de.[​IMG]
     

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