How to use DE



We are a family owned and operated business supplying Diatomaceous Earth which is 100% pure Food Grade and organic. Cleaned for Consuming and contains No additives.

Contains over 90% silica and less than 0.5% crystalline silica.

ULTRA SUPER FINE FOOD GRADE is a fine off White powder similar to talcum powder which is 30 ium (micro fine) easily dispersed in liquid. Suitable for consuming, dusting the house, dusting & feeding animals & pets, dusting the garden & Orchard. This product is Sterilized by the Suns rays for consuming. No additives. 

STANDARD GRADE is a mix of super fine to 2 mm in particle size which is suitable for livestock, gardening, dusting chickens etc

Pets:                                                          Click for Guide for Dogs and Cats   

Our best friends come in all shapes and sizes. Protect your pets from worms, fleas, mites and ticks with Diatomaceous Earth.                           
                                                                   Diatomaceous Earth for Fleas

You can mix the Diatomaceous Earth into your pet’s food to give them the bonus of 15 trace minerals which are lacking in our soils and food today.      

Plants:                                                       Click for Guide to Plants and Soils

Use Diatomaceous Earth inside your home, greenhouse or outdoors on fruits, vegetables, flowers, grains and grass, up to and including day of harvest.   

Diatomaceous Earth will need reapplying after rain or watering. Applies best when there is dew or after a light rain. It is a long lasting, effective powder.   

Dry Application                                     

Cover the affected area with Diatomaceous Earth at the rate of 1 to 2 kgs per 100 square metres. Larger plants require more per area


Livestock:                                                  Click for Guide to Animal Use

All livestock, Horses, Cows, Pigs, Sheep, Goats, Rabbits, Chickens and others will benefit from

the use of Diatomaceous Earth.

It is completely safe and nontoxic you can eat the meat of the livestock at anytime without the worry of toxins in your food.

Your livestock will also get the benefit of over 15 trace minerals that make up Diatomaceous Earth.

Stored Grain:                                          Click for Guide to Grain Storage

Diatomaceous Earth is a great Organic alternative for preserving grains in storage whether bulk or

in bins.

Human Use:                                             Click Here for How to Consume

Great results have been found when consumed in conjunction with a healthy diet and lifestyle.

  • Remove Toxins and heavy metals
  • Lower Cholesterol
  • Clean Colon
  • Remove internal Parasites
  • Reduces acidity in the body
  • Clears skin conditions
  • Helps reduce weight
  • Improves hair, nails, skin and cartilages - Anti-Aging

Premise Application

Large Application Areas;

Use any hand application designed for the purpose of discharging powder. If using a small lawn fertilizer spreader, mix equal parts of dry sand with Diatomaceous Earth for even flow.

Dust thoroughly the first time and then periodically reapply as needed.

Wet Application

Mix with water at the rate of 1/4 cup per Litre of water. To help keep it in suspension, add one teaspoon of mild detergent and agitate the sprayer now and then while applying.


Diatomaceous Earth

  • Organic Food Grade Fossil Shell Flour is totally organic contains no additives, just harvested and crushed. Fine Grade is Sterilized. (150 Degrees for 20 minutes or via solar rays)
  • Some of the uses for Garden Grade Diatomaceous Earth include;  gardens, flower beds, field crops, grain storage, and livestock feeding.
  • Uses for Sterilized Fine Food Grade are; Detoxing, parasite control, lowering cholesterol, stronger hair and nails, improve skin, cancer prevention.
  • Fine Grade is also helpful around the home for Bed bugs, fleas, cockroaches, ants, dusting and feeding pets, killing mites and lice.
  • Fossil Shell Flour is Mother Nature's product with no harm to the environment, pets or to people.
  • Diatomaceous Earth is not an earth, it is the fossilized remains of microscopic Algae shells created by one celled plants called DIATOMS.

Diatomaceous Earth (DE) is a wonderful product for those not wanting to use chemicals.

More Benefits many testimonials will show:
       Silica works with other anti-oxidants to prevent premature aging and to preserve youthfulness.
       Silica fades age spots.
       Silica stimulates metabolism for higher energy levels.
       Silica supplementation helps repair and maintain vital lung tissues and protects them from pollution. By maintaining or restoring the elasticity of lung tissues, silica reduces inflammation in bronchitis.
       It acts as a cough-decreasing agent. Silica tones the upper respiratory tract (nose, pharynx, larynx) and reduces swelling because of its positive action on the lymphatic system.
       Silica supplementation keeps menopause free of stress and helps to prevent many unwanted side effects.
       Cancer cannot survive in cells that have the correct levels of Silica.
       Silica works with other antioxidants to prevent premature aging and to preserve youthfulness.
       Silica may help prevent kidney stones and heal infections of the urinary tract. It is a natural diuretic, which can increase excretion of urine by 30 percent, thus flushing the water-excreting system and restoring normal function to these vital organs.
       The presence of sufficient silica in the intestines may reduce inflammation of the intestinal tract. It can cause disinfection in the case of stomach and intestinal mucus and ulcers. Silica may help prevent or clear up diarrhea and its opposite, constipation.
       Silica may help normalize hemorrhoidal tissues.
       May help with regulating and normalizing the bowels, silica has a pleasant side effect; it alleviate lower back pain, which often troubles the elderly.
       Silica has in many cases proved effective with female discharge, abscesses and ulcers in the genital area and cervix, as well as mastitis (especially for breast feeding mothers).
       The intake of silica has a been a supportive treatment for inflammation of the middle ear. Because of the beneficial effectiveness on the lymphatic system, silica can be used for swelling of the lymph nodes in the throat.
       Has anti-inflammatory disinfecting, absorbing and odor binding effects.
       Silica has been known to decrease vertigo, headache, tinnitus (buzzing of the ears) and insomnia.
       Silica can help diabetes by promoting synthesis of elastase inhibitor by the pancreas.
       Silica can help arterial disease by strengthening the blood vessels. Studies confirm that with age, silica disappears from the aorta, the heart's key blood vessel thus weakening its critical connective tissue and resulting in a greater cardiac risk.
       Silica can help prevent tuberculosis.
      Silica helps rheumatism by improving the elasticity of the joints.
       Silica may help with inhibitory effects on coronary diseases.
       Silica may help with avoiding or alleviating Alzheimer's disease by preventing the body from absorbing aluminum  and mercury and may flush them from the tissues. Silica can stimulate the immune system.
Important Body Re-mineralization
Natural food grade diatomaceous earth contains many trace minerals including; calcium, magnesium, sodium, potassium, copper, zinc, iron, phosphorous, and selenium.


There is NO one perfect way to take DE, everyone's preferences are different.The following is a general suggestion for use.

Click here for How to Consume

Personal Uses for Diatomaceous Earth
Face Mask and Cleanser: Mix DE and water together and your favorite cleanser until you have made a paste. Apply to the face with circular scrubbing motion until face is fully covered. Leave on face for approx. 2 min. and then wash off with warm water. Your face will be fully exfoliated and toned for pennies and you will have cleaner, smoother skin.
        Teeth Cleaner: Sprinkle a small amount on your favourite brand of toothpaste and brush as you normally would. You will notice that your teeth look and feel "just  went to the dentist" clean.

Cautions: Wear a dust mask when spreading and dusting around the house, pets, garden etc. If pregnant, check with your doctor before consuming.

DISCLAIMER;   These statements haven't been evaluated by the FDA or other. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease. 

Do not take if you have a reaction to Silica. 

You accept full responsibility and liability.  No warranty or claims are expressed or implied.  These statements are from ours and our customer personal experience.

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