(Fwd) practical use for snails?
mpludwig at students.wisc.edu
Wed Jan 15 19:34:33 EST 1997
At 08:44 AM 1/15/97 -0500, you wrote:
>In a message dated 1/14/97 1:53:14 PM, peltier at isi.edu (Jennifer Peltier)
>>I strongly second the use of Ducks. I have 2 in my yard where I am
>>slowly establishing a sustainable environment. I have found them to
>>integrate nicely. They are like walking fertilizer makers. The lawn
>>(which will be gone soon) is green, lush and free of pill bugs and
>>snails which were both a major problem when we moved in 5 years ago.
One of my plans is to raise Kacki Cambel ducks this year (300+ eggs/year)
for pest control and profit, duck eggs sell for $.50 each in Madison, WI.
Kackies are also supposed to make excellent use of forage.
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