Regular Grit- Diatomaceous Earth - 9.5 kg
Food safe DE recommended for Pet and Garden useRated 5/5 based on 1 reviews.
Diatomaceous Earth Plant Fertiliser
Diatomaceous Earth isn't just a powerful solution for pest control—it also offers remarkable benefits as a plant fertiliser. At Diatomaceous Earth Online, we provide high-quality Diatomaceous Earth products specifically designed to enhance plant care.
One of the key advantages is its natural mineral composition. Packed with essential minerals like silica, calcium, and magnesium, Diatomaceous Earth provides a nutrient-rich boost that promotes healthy plant growth. Additionally, it improves soil structure by increasing porosity, enhancing water retention, and making essential nutrients more accessible to plant roots.
Furthermore, Diatomaceous Earth aids in the absorption of nutrients, ensuring that your plants receive the vital elements necessary for optimal growth. It is a natural pest deterrent, repelling crawling insects and safeguarding your plants from damage.
Experience the transformative power of Diatomaceous Earth as a plant fertiliser. Explore our range of superior Diatomaceous Earth products at Diatomaceous Earth Online and witness its remarkable impact on your plant’s health, growth, and natural pest control.
Diatomaceous Earth Applications for Pest Control and Other Uses
Diatomaceous Earth is a powerhouse for pest control and offers many applications. At Diatomaceous Earth Online, we provide premium-grade Diatomaceous Earth products suitable for various uses. Here are some critical applications to consider:
- Horse & Cattle Care: Use Diatomaceous Earth for deworming and general health. Mix it dry with feed or combine it with molasses for the best results.
- Beehive Protection: Control hive beetles by adding Diatomaceous Earth to the bottom trays of beehives.
- Household Pest Control: Use Diatomaceous Earth around the house to control ants, snails, slugs, and other unwanted pests. It's also effective indoors for controlling ants and dust mites.
- Gnat and Ant Deterrent: Diatomaceous Earth, especially the Fine Grit variety, can deter gnats and ants.
- Animal and Pet Care: Rub Diatomaceous Earth into the fur of animals and pets to deter ticks and lice.
- Odour Control: Diatomaceous Earth helps control odours, making it ideal for use in compost bins and areas with unpleasant smells.
- Livestock and Pet Care: Ensure the well-being of your livestock and pets by using Diatomaceous Earth for various care needs.
- Flea Control: Combat fleas on pets using Diatomaceous Earth as a natural and non-toxic solution.
- Poultry and Livestock Housing: Employ Diatomaceous Earth for effective pest control in poultry and livestock housing areas.
- Garden and Greenhouse Protection: Sprinkle Diatomaceous Earth by hand to deter slugs, bugs, beetles, and other leaf-eating insects.
- Hog & Pig feed: Control intestinal parasites, controls odour & moisture, improve digestion, can be used as a dust bath, and most importantly, non-toxic.
Diatomaceous Earth Fertiliser Uses
Diatomaceous Earth is a powerful pest control solution and a versatile fertilizer with numerous uses. At Diatomaceous Earth Online™, we offer high-quality products suitable for various applications. Here are some essential uses to explore:
- Chicken Dust Bath: Provide chickens with a natural and effective dust bath using Diatomaceous Earth for their overall health and pest control.
- Organic Oil Spill Remedy: Absorb oil spills organically using Diatomaceous Earth, making it an eco-friendly solution for remediation.
- Oil Spill and Industrial Clean-up: Diatomaceous Earth's absorbent properties effectively clean up oil spills and industrial messes.
- Automotive Oil and Fluid Absorption: Using Diatomaceous Earth to absorb automotive oil and fluid spills promotes cleanliness and safety.
- Soil Conditioner for Organic Farming and Gardening: Enhance soil quality and fertility by incorporating Diatomaceous Earth as a soil conditioner in organic farming and gardening practices.
- Livestock Feed Supplement: Improve the overall health and deworming of pigs, lambs, camels, horses, and other livestock by adding Diatomaceous Earth to their regular feeds or mixing it with molasses.
- Apiary Fly Deterrent: Keep flies at bay in your apiary by using Diatomaceous Earth, ensuring a healthier and more hygienic environment for bees.
Diatomaceous Earth for Plants
Regarding plant care, Diatomaceous Earth is a versatile and effective solution. At Diatomaceous Earth Online™, we provide premium-grade Diatomaceous Earth products specifically designed to support plant health. Here are some critical applications to consider:
- Manual Application to Garden Plant Leaves: Ensure the well-being of your garden plants by manually applying Diatomaceous Earth to their leaves. This additive helps control pests and promotes overall plant health.
- Potting Mix Addition: Boost the nutrient content of your potting mix by incorporating Diatomaceous Earth. It enriches the soil, promotes better drainage, and provides essential minerals for healthy plant growth.
- Beehive Protection: Protect your beehives from hive beetles by adding Diatomaceous Earth to the bottom trays. It acts as a natural deterrent and helps maintain a healthier hive environment.
Experience the remarkable benefits of Diatomaceous Earth for plant care. Explore our range of superior Diatomaceous Earth products at Diatomaceous Earth Online™ and witness the transformative impact on your plants' health, growth, and pest control. With its versatile applications and natural properties, Diatomaceous Earth is an invaluable addition to your plant care arsenal.
Regular grit is ideal to use in your garden (mixed in with garden soil), with fruit trees, with pets and livestock. It is milled to a maximum particle size of approximately 2.00 mm and so is a mixture of powder and larger ‘crunchy’ particles. It is not recommend for human consumption however it is food safe.
It is an excellent general purpose DE and has numerous uses, as well as animal feed supplement it can be used for drying our chicken cage mess, providing a dust bath for the hens, use in the garage for mopping up oil spills as well as many other uses.
Use with insects, such as ants and cockroaches around the outside of the house and also in the garden as a soil supplement.
NOTE: Not suitable to use with the Duster
SUITABILITY in general
- Chicken dust bath
- Oil spills –Absurd oil spills organically
- Absorbent for oil spills and industrial clean-up
- Automotive oil and fluid absorption
- Soil conditioner for organic farming & gardening
- Feed for pigs, lamb, camel, horses and livestock to deworm and general health- mixed with their normal feeds or molasses.
- Deter flies in Apiary
- Deter gnats and ants (DE Fine Grit is also suitable)
- Deter ticks & lice when rubbed into animal/pet furs
- Odour control – especially in the Compost
- Livestock and pet care
- Flea control for pets
- Pest control for poultry and livestock housing
- Insect control in gardens and greenhouses - Deter slugs, bugs beetles and other leaves eating insects – (sprinkle by hand)
DE Regular Grit is Food Grade, however it is not suitable for human ingestion.
NB: The DE may be stored indefinitely in an airtight container, or in a cool, dry place. DE has no expiry date.
Regular Grade DE can be use for the following:
- HORSE & CATTLE - deworming & general health - best to feed them is mix dry to feed or with molasses
- Manual dusting for pets to get rid of mites & ticks and add to the chicken dusting bath
- Manual application to garden plants leaves
- Can be added in potting mix
- Can be added in the bottom trays of beehives to control hive beetles
- Around the house to control ants, snails, slugs etc
- Inside the house to control ants, dustmites etc
This food grade DE is not suitable for humans
Not suitable to use with our Dusting applicator
Beige/off-white in colour
Perfect product for termites & dog flee removal28 October 2023I had a problem with dog flees & termites recently & wanted a natural way of removing them. Whilst I still had to treat my dogs with another product, I treated the ground with diatomaceous earth…..JOB DONE!! My order arrived well packaged & earlier than I expected. I’m very happy with the service & will use them again.
Great quality and value for money26 June 2023Very happy with this product. Ready on the day I purchased for pick up. Works as described and used on the garden with great results.
Foodgrade DE5 February 2022I purchased DE for treating my cats' flea problem without using drugs. Only started to apply the DE around a week ago so have not seen the full extent of its effect but I am willing to wait. Good and efficient service. My order arrived in no time.
Good Stuff DE.25 September 2020Best for your Chooks, keeping them healthy and active.
Review Regular Grade Diatomaceous Eart27 October 2019Arrived quickly, so I am pleased with the service