Introduction to AgriDiatomSil

To the root and tuber vegetables such as beets, potatoes, radishes, and turnips, insects pose a significant challenge. Addressing these challenges effectively and safely is paramount for any gardener or farmer. Enter AgriDiatomSil, a diatomaceous earth-based insecticide that offers a safe and effective solution for insect control.

What Makes AgriDiatomSil Special?

AgriDiatomSil is a unique product derived entirely from diatomaceous earth, a naturally occurring, soft, siliceous sedimentary rock. This makes it not only effective against a wide range of pests but also safe for the environment and your crops.

Key Benefits:

  • Safe for Crops: Specifically designed for root and tuber vegetables, AgriDiatomSil is gentle on plants while being tough on pests.
  • Environmentally Friendly: Being a natural product, it doesn’t harm the surrounding ecosystem.
  • No Pre-Harvest Interval: You can use AgriDiatomSil right up to the day of harvest without any worries.

Target Pests and Application Instructions

AgriDiatomSil effectively combats various pests such as aphids, beet armyworms, blister beetles, Colorado potato beetles, cucumber beetles, Japanese beetles, potato leafhoppers, potato tuber worms, psyllids, thrips, and whiteflies.

Application Process:

  1. Mixing: Combine 4 lbs (1.8 kg) of AgriDiatomSil in 50 gallons (190 L) of water.
  2. Application: Apply the mixture as a thin layer, covering all exposed plant surfaces. This ensures that pests coming into contact with the plants are effectively targeted.
  3. Adherence: AgriDiatomSil sticks well to plant surfaces, but in case of extreme weather conditions like wind or rain, in reapplication add surfactant for better adherence. 

Usage Restrictions and Guidelines

What sets AgriDiatomSil apart is the flexibility it offers in terms of usage:

  • No Pre-Harvest Interval (PHI): Apply it anytime, right up to harvest.
  • No Limit on Applications: Use as needed throughout the crop season without concerns about overuse.
  • Unlimited Amount Per Season: There’s no cap on the total amount of AgriDiatomSil you can use in a season.


For those growing root and tuber vegetables, AgriDiatomSil offers an organic, effective, and environmentally friendly solution to pest control. Its ease of use, coupled with the lack of restrictions on pre-harvest intervals or maximum usage, makes it an ideal choice for farmers and gardeners alike. Choose AgriDiatomSil for a bountiful, healthy harvest every season!

If you have any more questions or want to learn more about organic pest control methods, feel free to contact us or visit our website. Your healthy, pest-free harvest awaits!