[NAFEX] squirrels as food
interverbis at videotron.ca
Fri Aug 1 11:16:59 EDT 2008
What about slugs? Are they edible? We eat escargot, a snail carrying its
shell, so I have started wondering about slugs. I can tell you that they are
plentiful in this part of the world right now, with the unusual overcast
skies and daily downpours we have been having. We find slugs everywhere. It
would be pointless to tell you what they are capable of when they are
present in great numbers.
However, if we though of them as a source of easily accessible protein, then
it could be seen as a bonus....
Any comments or recipes?
Hélène, zone 4, north of Ottawa
----- Original Message -----
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Sent: Thursday, July 31, 2008 6:01 PM
Subject: Re: [NAFEX] squirrels as food
> These are all good pieces of information now that food prices are going
> through the roof.
> I also understand that grey squirrels are a huge menace in the UK.
> Maybe a new food trend could be encouraged there to reduce grey squirrel
> Chatter and chips?
> But it looks as if I am not the first to think of this:
> Betsy Hilborn
> in NC 7a where there are plenty of grey squirrels
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