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Slugs, drunken ones?

Michael L Roginsky d_micro at ix.netcom.com
Sat Dec 9 16:24:53 EST 1995


In <49rf1i$a4d at hp5.online.apple.com> t8rswen at eworld.com (T8RSWEN)
writes: 
>
>Another Oregonian with slug condos, i.e., raised beds.  I use
grapefruit
>halfs (after eating) placed upside down in slug area.  They feed at
night,
>as daylight approaches, they "look" for a drak humid location to hide.

>Under the grapefruit they have been feeding on.  Pick up in morning
and
>place slugs in soapy water. Or place carboard on soil.  Slugs like the
>glue in cardborad, pick up and place slugs in soapy water.

>Slugs are good beer drinkers too. Just put some cheap and even stale
beer in jar lids. The slugs will drown themselves. Also, if you don't
like to have slugs "under the influence" loose in your garden, use slug
pellets. They are readily available, cheap, and most effective.
Cheers.........micro




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