Category: Pests

Do You Know What A Killer Slug Looks Like?

When you want to grow your own food it’s essential that the young plants don’t fall into the wrong hands before harvest. Or mouths. This is not the case with killer slugs (Arion Lusitanicus). They will go berserk on your plants so you have got to do something if they are roaming your area. I

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What Are Heirloom Seeds

Heirloom seeds are free. Usually heirloom plants are the ones that have been free for more than 50 years. They will grow into plants that the world has never seen before. Well not that unique but in the same way as brothers and sisters look alike and like their parents. Sometimes the plants will be

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For The Fifth Time – Stay Away From My Lettuce

No, it’s not a snake, it’s a big mean old killer slug out to get my vegetables! I can’t seem to get rid of these bastards, and I keep hearing it’s a slow slug year?… I’m a little bit scared. Anyway, as the old saying goes, keep your friends close, but keep your enemies closer,

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Attack Of The Killer Slugs

Argh, those slimy bastards. This is the killer slug, and a nice big one too. They have different names including killer slugs, Spanish slugs and the latin name Arion Lusitanicus. I guess the killer nickname comes from the fact that they eat each other like cannibals. That is not so clever because when one of

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