Snails. They are the biggest pest I have. On a warm, wet evening, the
arrive in my garden and chew my plants to bits. By the time I wake u
from my slumber I have a garden that looks like something that woul
only destroy a mans soul.
I tried all the recommended stuff - beer traps (got drunk setting the
up), up-turned grapefruit (overdosed on Vit C) and even crawling on m
hands and knees picking them up one-by-one and putting them in a bucke
of soapy water (sore knees - bad back).
So I resorted to slug pellets. I didn't want to but the snails ha
declared war and I felt I had little choice. They work, and they reall
do. Over the last three days I have counted 132 dead snails in my littl
garden, but I feel cruel and I'm worried about my toddler and other wil
life. I guess if I was french I would be happy about this influx o
escargot but then I'm British and the only thing I like from france i
red wine, which does not attract my snails either (how stupid the
Is there any other alternative