How to get rid of Slugs

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How to get rid of Slugs

Postby rla442 » Thu Jun 20, 2013 8:34 am

My garden is being over ran with slugs. I've sprayed the liquid seven but that's not working. Any other suggestions? Too big of a garden to go around with a salt shaker or putting a saucer of beer out.
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Re: How to get rid of Slugs

Postby Jogeephus » Thu Jun 20, 2013 12:45 pm

Put some chickens out there.
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Re: How to get rid of Slugs

Postby greybeard » Fri Jun 21, 2013 9:34 am

Jogeephus wrote:Put some chickens out there.

Yep--if the fruit and plants are high enough the chickens can't get to em, they'll pick every slug and grasshpper up, as well as keeping the grass out of the middles. Just don't go walking thru the garden barefooted.
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Re: How to get rid of Slugs

Postby skyhightree1 » Fri Jun 21, 2013 9:53 am

greybeard wrote:
Jogeephus wrote:Put some chickens out there.

Just don't go walking thru the garden barefooted.


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Re: How to get rid of Slugs

Postby Named'em Tamed'em » Sun Jul 21, 2013 1:28 pm

Here in the slug capital of the world, my wife uses a product called "sluggo". Supposed to be safe for dogs etc.
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