Are you ready for the Slug Invasion?

Experts say the mild Winter has resulted in an explosion in the slug population.   The temperature in recent months has been so mild, that slugs have remained active throughout Winter, instead of going into hibernation.  They have spent these months eating and breeding, and experts say “an average British garden could be harbouring as many as 20,000 slugs, considered by many gardeners as pests”.

Read the full BBC news article here

The UK garden and leisure industry is heavily  influenced by the unpredictable British climate, so we should brace ourselves for a rise in demand for pest control products such as slug traps.

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