Got slugs, grasshoppers, ants or other crawling insects bothering your home or garden? Look no further than Diatomaceous Earth. We offer food-grade high quality DE from Perma-Guard. Read here for usage suggestions.
For slugs, sprinkle a 1″ by 1/4″ layer around the plants that the slugs are bothering.
For ants, add a layer to the top of the mound.
Here is another great source for all of the uses of DE in the garden.
A duster is very handy for applying to plant foliage in the garden. A flour sifter or colander would work to sift the dust onto the plants. A mask is recommended during dusting applications. A pest pistol is handy for targeting grasshoppers and adult stink bugs.