Square Foot Gardening Forum
[table bgcolor=#000000 height=275][tr][td]

Hello Guest!
Welcome to the official Square Foot Gardening Forum.
There's lots to learn here by reading as a guest. However, if you become a member (it's free, ad free and spam-free) you'll have access to our large vermiculite databases, our seed exchange spreadsheets, Mel's Mix calculator, and many more members' pictures in the Gallery. Enjoy.


[/td][/tr][/table]
Search
 
 

Display results as :
 

 


Rechercher Advanced Search

Latest topics
» Feedback for my 2017 garden plan
by MeghanSTL Today at 5:41 pm

» Third Year SFG in Canada
by trolleydriver Today at 5:35 pm

» A spring day that was da pits.
by RC3291 Today at 5:32 pm

» How's the Weather Where You're At?
by AlwaysHotinFL Today at 4:07 pm

» 2017: First full year of SFGing in ND
by Robbomb116 Today at 4:00 pm

» What are you eating from your garden today?
by sanderson Today at 3:23 pm

» Kombucha
by RoOsTeR Today at 2:32 pm

» garden ready need better weather
by bigblue94 Today at 1:41 pm

» Double summer squash flower
by RC3291 Today at 12:49 pm

» N & C Midwest: April 2017!
by CapeCoddess Today at 12:48 pm

» Ideas needed
by camprn Today at 12:41 pm

» Amaranth
by countrynaturals Today at 10:56 am

» Spaghetti Squash Recipes
by CapeCoddess Today at 10:50 am

» Three Sisters Thursday
by Turan Today at 10:13 am

» Store Bought Compost
by mlpii66 Today at 9:14 am

» Sprouting seeds
by camprn Today at 6:28 am

» 2017 SFG in Brooks, Ga
by AtlantaMarie Today at 4:24 am

» Senseless Banter...
by AtlantaMarie Today at 4:21 am

» Northern California & Coastal Valleys - What are you doing this month?
by sanderson Today at 3:54 am

» Japanese Beetle Grub Insecticide
by Scorpio Rising Yesterday at 9:36 pm

» New England April 2017
by Scorpio Rising Yesterday at 8:55 pm

» who has chickens
by trolleydriver Yesterday at 7:45 pm

» Carrot Week 2017!
by CapeCoddess Yesterday at 12:48 pm

» CANADIAN REGION: What are you doing in April 2017?
by Kelejan Yesterday at 12:34 pm

» Geezer's 17
by countrynaturals Yesterday at 11:25 am

» Compost for Mel's Mix
by Banned Member Yesterday at 10:12 am

» Hullo from SW Ohio
by Banned Member Yesterday at 10:05 am

» Hello from SE Michigan
by sanderson Yesterday at 4:30 am

» Hello from Chino, CA (Zone 10a)
by sanderson Yesterday at 4:21 am

» Please comment on the plant layout for 2017
by greenthumbtobe 4/26/2017, 9:01 pm

Google

Search SFG Forum

diatomaceous earth

View previous topic View next topic Go down

diatomaceous earth

Post  MomofOz on 3/5/2011, 11:48 am

DE was recommended in the gardening class I took - to prevent fire ants in my north texas garden - is this necessary?
avatar
MomofOz

Female Posts : 9
Join date : 2011-02-10
Age : 39
Location : McKinney, TX

View user profile http://rubyslippersx3.blogspot.com/

Back to top Go down

Re: diatomaceous earth

Post  camprn on 3/5/2011, 11:57 am

Here
is a link to another forum that discusses your question. Good luck.
avatar
camprn

Forum Moderator Certified SFG Teacher

Female Posts : 14111
Join date : 2010-03-06
Age : 54
Location : Keene, NH, USA ~ Zone 5a

View user profile http://squarefoot.creatingforum.com/t3574-the-end-of-july-7-week

Back to top Go down

Re: diatomaceous earth

Post  elliephant on 3/5/2011, 1:38 pm

I think you'll probably want to pull out all the stops when it comes to fire ants in North Texas.

elliephant

Female Posts : 842
Join date : 2010-04-09
Age : 41
Location : southern tip of Texas zone 9

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: diatomaceous earth

Post  LaFee on 3/6/2011, 9:01 am

...or south Georgia...or central Florida.

The first summer we were here, I kept catching myself watching where I was walking, and trying to always wear flip flops in the yard....took a whole summer before it sank in that there AREN'T any of those little !*@#$&(s here.

LaFee

Female Posts : 1023
Join date : 2010-03-03
Location : West Central Florida

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: diatomaceous earth

Post  Sponsored content


Sponsored content


Back to top Go down

View previous topic View next topic Back to top


 
Permissions in this forum:
You cannot reply to topics in this forum