Laurie Callas
Laurie Callas
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  • Silver Creek, WA
Asked on Apr 30, 2017

Help! How can I get rid of slugs?

Susan Clements BrownM. K. M.Susan
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6 answers
  • Janet Pizaro
    on Apr 30, 2017

    Place crushed eggshells down,a tray of beer,food grade diatomaceous earth.
  • Jun16293434
    on Apr 30, 2017

    I've never tried it, but I've heard that beer works.
  • Deborah Anthony
    on Apr 30, 2017

    If killing them is ok with you, salt, it fries them immediately, I lived in Oregon so I know this, it's gross. They'll get in your house!
  • Susan
    on Apr 30, 2017

    Saucers of beer work, also a product sold at garden stores called Sluggo.
  • M. K. M.
    on Apr 30, 2017

    Definitely a low container of beer that is set in the dirt to make it easy for the slugs to hop in. A never fail for me
  • Susan Clements Brown
    on May 2, 2017

    Depends on whether or not you have other animals you like. When I put out a plate of beer one of my dogs found it tasty. Ok, fail. So I put cat litter around and under each of my potted plants. That worked!
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