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peggyress
26th Apr 2019 11:55:17
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Use professional grade grub control fertilizer.
silvialittle
14th Feb 2019 10:12:05
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"A garden requires patient labour and attention. Plants do not grow merely to satisfy ambitions or to fulfil good intentions. They thrive because someone expended effort on them"

Liberty Hyde Bailey
Response from peggyress made on 26th Apr 2019 11:54:13
Spread professional grade grubs control fertilizer.
FredLu
23rd Jan 2019 17:26:21
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I couldn't get rid of my plague of slugs, so decided to make some frog habitats,very easily done with a small plant pot,a replenishable/washable water splash & some small stones around it...1 year later slug free! 🙂
catherine14W
14th Jan 2019 19:34:58
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Hi had the same problem use nematodes frozen bug to eat eggs of slugs use twice a year, buy online about £12 works out cheaper than slug pellets, hope this helps.
vickycooper
14th Jan 2019 12:06:01
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Hi iv been told that lemon peel put around the area the slugs are can help to get rid of slugs, hope that will help
Yodama
13th Jan 2019 21:38:54
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Beer traps work well, little alcoholics would die for it. Just put some beer in a jar and bury it up to its neck, they love it.
Response from Yodama made on 13th Jan 2019 21:40:46
Sorry, beer traps for slugs that is, haven't had many cats diving in of late.
Good luck!

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