Slugs?

28 02 2009

We may have a slug problem in our greenhouse. We have row after row of seedling flats which have been diligently soil-blocked, seeded, watered, and warmed for the seedlings to come up. 2 or 3 days after their emergence, they have been chomped down.

This is a bit puzzling since the flats are on top of a table. These have to be some industrious slugs. So tonight, a reconnaissance mission is planned. We are heading down to the greenhouse well after dark to check out what has been devouring our brassicas. We will do what needs to be done to save the remainder and to prevent the future seedlings from becoming slug food.

Advertisements

Actions

Information

One response

9 03 2009
greg

beer… put beer out for the slugs. they climb in, get drunk and die.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s




%d bloggers like this: