Foil Slugs With Kitchen Utensils

 

 

When slugs are eating food crops and ornamentals gardeners can be ingenious in finding ways to combat the slugs.

While beer traps, copper strips, and cracked eggshells work for gardeners, they don't always work when a slug wants a fresh strawberry. One gardener uses a common plastic fork to lift up ripening strawberries thus making it impossible for the slug to reach.

For more ways to prevent slugs in the garden visit:

http://www.bangordailynews.com/detail/109917.html

http://www.apluswriting.net/rssnewsfeeds/homeandgarden/slugtips.htm

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Author: Marilyn Pokorney
Freelance writer of science, nature, animals and the environment.
Also loves crafts, gardening, and reading.
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