Earthworms and DE - Knowledgebase Question

boulder, CO
Question by cvn4eco
March 24, 1998
Is diatomaceous earth (DE) harmful to earthworms? I have heard that, while it is harmful to slugs, it is not harmful to earthworms.


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Answer from NGA
March 24, 1998

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You heard right. DE will not harm earthworms, so go ahead and get those slugs!

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