How to Get Rid of Slugs

By on June 20, 2013

In this video, Tricia shares her tips for getting rid of slugs, organically!

  Comments (5)


Wondering about control for earwigs.  My previous message: forgot the email address.

Posted by Janice Collett on Jun. 22, 2013 at 4:15:53 PM

Janice, You might like this other video, where Tricia talked about controlling earwigs

Posted by on Jun. 24, 2013 at 12:03:01 PM


As far as the snails go, you can harvest them, give them a week in a contained box eating organic cornmeal, and enjoy them in your favorite escargot recipe. My brother did and they were delicious!

Posted by Karen D'Amato on Jun. 25, 2013 at 4:26:31 PM


i have recently read that the edta in Sluggo makes it toxic to wildlife/pets. If you have chickens or toads or other slug eating critters wouldn’t they be at risk when you use sluggo?

Posted by thea on May. 25, 2015 at 5:49:40 PM


I see in another 2015 discussion about slugs/snails a comment by suzanne from peaceful valley saying “I have not found any information regarding secondary effects of Sluggo.” However in this past hour i have done a simple google search and found multiple sources discussing this very topic. Because you appear to be committed to organic gardening you might like to have more information? Here is a link to one source.
You should know that i am not entirely adverse to using toxic substances wisely, but using them wisely means being educated about the risks.

Posted by thea on May. 25, 2015 at 5:59:55 PM

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