- Natural Pure Fresh Water source
- 100% Food Grade
- Pure white – contains no clay or sediment dust
- Non carcinogenic (unlike chromic oxide)
- Can also be used as a feed additive
- An effective natural way of controlling poultry red mite and other ecto parasites
NOTE: Sprinkling diatomaceous earth on the floor of hen houses and nest boxes, will not control red mite effectively, because the powder only covers a small proportion of the total surface area of the structure.
For this reason, a dust applicator must be used, in order that all surface mites to come into contact with the Diatomaceous Earth, therefore achieving the best results, (see our Matabi Polminor bellows dust/powder applicator in the AviVit shop).