Slug Information

Slug Information - Slugs Pest Control

Affected Plants:
Wide range of plants.

Damage:
Eats foliage and fruits.

Natural Insecticides:
Diatomaceous earth.

Other Methods of Control:

  • Hand pick slugs, or sprinkle them with salt.
  • Create a protective border with sand, lime, or ashes.
  • Mulch with wood shavings or oak leaves.
  • Place saucers of beer around the garden as traps.
  • Lay boards on the ground as a trap. Remove slugs that collect under the boards.
  • Use copper bands or plastic traps.

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