From the diatomaceous earth experts, EP Naturals. Highly effective insect control solution for use in farms, ranches, and animal stalls and bedding. Aids in control of fleas, ticks, mites, and other pests on poultry and livestock. Kills roaches, slugs, ants, earwigs, grasshoppers, crickets, silverfish, millipedes, centipedes, sow bugs, pill bugs, lice, mites, box elder bugs, carpet beetles, and stored grain insects such as rice weevils, granary weevils, Angoumois grain moths, Mediterranean flour moths, Indian meal moths, red flour beetles and tribolium. Effective against fleas, ticks, aphids, snails and Japanese beetles. Produced from special grade of fresh-water DE. Physically abrades and absorbs exterior waxy cuticle layer of insect, resulting in rapid death by dehydration. Made from special DE ore deposit which kills insects faster than competing brands of DE, according to testing by independent entomology laboratory. EPA certification for use on livestock and poultry – most diatomaceous earth insecticide suppliers do not have EPA approval for livestock and poultry.
Contains 85% silicon dioxide from diatomaceous earth, 10% other elemental oxides and 5% moisture.
Directions: Outdoors - Apply at rate of 2-5 lbs/1,000 square feet in all areas where insects are found, including barns, stalls, bedding, manure piles, fowl coops and other outdoor structures. Reapply after mucking barn and stalls, and as necessary. See label for solution application dilution rate.
Livestock - Apply thoroughly over animal using hand-held manual or power duster; avoid eyes and inside ears. May be added to dust bag and hung for animals to rub and self-dust.
Poultry - Apply light dusting to feathers using hand-held manual or power duster; avoid head and eyes. Reapply as necessary.
Wear suitable dust mask when using during prolonged exposure. Do not apply directly to water, or to areas where surface water is present or to intertidal areas below mean high water mark.
OMRI listed for organic production and gardening.