Diatomaceous Earth - Organic pest control
Organic Pest Control - Home & Garden
Buy Crawling Insect Control For Organic Home & Garden Pest Control.
(CRAWLING INSECT CONTROL is Perma-Guards EPA approved Diatomaceous Earth that is used when doing pest control on any type of insect. EPA Reg. No. 73729-1-67197)
(Both Food Grade Diatomaceous Earth and Crawling Insect Control Diatomaceous Earth are the same 100% food grade diatomaceous earth by Perma-Guard. The Crawling Insect Control is the food grade DE with the approved EPA label on it for killing insects.)
No added attractants or chemicals. Kill insects naturally... organically.
FOR GARDEN INSECTS: All you need is Crawling Insect Control diatomaceous earth, and either an inexpensive Pest Pistol Powder Duster ($8.99) or the more heavy duty Dustin-Mizer Powder Duster ($34). For very large agricultural applications, most use the Hudson Bak-Pak Duster Sprayer ($319). For DRY APPLICATION of Crawling Insect Control diatomaceous earth, use a duster and cover entire plant, applying to both top and bottom of leaf. Crawling Insect Control diatomaceous earth will need reapplication after a heavy rain. Applies best when there is dew or after a light rain. It is a long lasting, effective powder.
Insects cannot build up resistance or immunity to Crawling Insect Control diatomaceous earth as they do with chemicals. Crawling Insect Control diatomaceous earth will not harm earthworms or beneficial soil microorganisms. Wear a dust mask when applying large amounts. Otherwise, just avoid direct inhalation as when using baby powder or any fine powder.
FOR HOUSEHOLD INSECTS: See our separate page for bedbugs. For household insects cockroaches, ants,earwigs, millipedes and centipedes, crickets and silverfish: Lightly coat a thin layer of CRAWLING INSECT CONTROL diatomaceous earth in areas where these pests are found and may hide in such as cracks and crevices, behind and beneath refrigerators, cabinets, stoves, garbage cans and in and around sewer pipes and drains, window frames and in attics and basements. Dust insects directly if possible. Repeat treatment regulary. it's best to have two inexpensive accessories for dispensing your CRAWLING INSECT CONTROL diatomaceous earth.. We suggest the Pest Pistol Powder Duster to puff it into crevices ($8.99), and our Plastic Shake Dispenser ($4.00). They are both refillable from the original container. Do not try to pour the CRAWLING INSECT CONTROL diatomaceous earth into the dispensers from the orignal container. It doesn't pour like sugar or sand. Best to use a spoon or scoop.
For Outdoor Use: Cockroaches, Earwigs, Grasshoppers, Ants, Crickets and other crawling insects: Lightly coat a thin layer of CRAWLING INSECT CONTROL diatomaceous earth in areas where these insects are found such as patios, outdoor sills, window and door frames. Dust around foundations, along ant trails and around sewer pipes and drains. Repeat treatment as necessary.
CRAWLING INSECT CONTROL diatomaceous earth is a natural, organic garden pest control and household insect killer. CRAWLING INSECT CONTROL diatomaceous earth kills by physical action, not chemical. It is safe for pets and people. The tiny diatoms scratch off the insect's waxy coating, and dehydrate it.
Safe organic garden pest control. CRAWLING INSECT CONTROL is safe to earthworms and beneficial micro-organisms, and is also safe to people, pets and livestock. DE organically kills garden insects on huge farm crops as well as in home gardens.
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PERMA-GUARD CRAWLING INSECT CONTROL---EPA REGISTERED AND APPROVED!
EPA REG. NO. 73729-1-67197 EPA ESTABLISHMENT NO. 67197-UT-001