Diatomaceous Earth 5kg by ecologica.ie is the poultry-keepers best friend. Prevents and treats intestinal worms, lice and poultry red mite.
- 100% natural treatment for Red Mite
- Pesticide free & non-toxic
- Stain & odour free
- Harmless to animals and birds
- Eggs can be consumed during treatment
Directions: To help prevent mites or lice sprinkle some in the nest boxes, coup bedding and especially in your chickens dust bathing areas.
To treat a current infestation in your flock apply it directly to your birds especially beneath their wings and around their vents. As a preventative add up to 500g of DE Powder to 20kg of feed. This is food grade DE so it’s safe for your chickens and safe for you to eat their eggs.
We advise wearing a dust mask & gloves when using this product as it is very dusty. Application is best advised with a bulb duster for effective targeted treatment of cracks and crevices in the poultry coop.
For a FREE Information pack on poultry red mite contact us on (086) 812 0435.