Identification and control of pest slugs and snails for broadacre crops in Western Australia

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Integrated control – attacking the weak links in the life cycle of slugs and snails

From a management point of view, slugs and snails have similar lifecycles. This means similar management techniques can be employed to control them in broadacre crops. Effective management requires applying controls that coincide with different phases of the pest’s lifecycle.

Diagram of integrated control options that relate to breaking the lifecycle
Integrated control options that relate to breaking the lifecycle

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