Living the Country Life

Snails Content

A huge, house-eating snail is invading parts of the U.S. It sounds like a science fiction movie, but the giant African land snail is a destructive pest
Radio interview source: Dr. Trevor Smith, Bureau Chief of Methods Development & Biological Control, Florida Department of Agriculture Listen here to the radio story (mp3) or read below...
Look no farther than your kitchen or medicine cabinet to help control common garden pests.
Snails and slugs move around the garden at…well…a snail's pace. They may be slow, but the damage they can do adds up quickly if they're not controlled. Radio interview source:...
Snails are interesting creatures to observe. For a fun activity, encourage the kids to collect snails, and then create a little snail farm to watch them. Radio interview source: Larry Arnold,...