Longing to get out in the garden?….So are the slugs!

After our long hard winter, March is finally here! Every year when your garden comes to life, so do the other creatures that want to share your plants with you – the PESTS. Biological controls will help you tackle the common pests in the garden and greenhouse.

Danger Slug at Work

Danger Slug at Work

As soon as the soil starts to warm up, and the plants start to grow, there will be plenty of slugs out there looking for lunch. In our glasshouses we get them early and they have already started on the pak choi and lettuce. It’s a good time to boost the natural population of nematodes, which are the number one slug killer in the soil.

Order your slug killer now from our sister site Ladybird Plantcare

Seedlings to protect?

Seedlings

Seedlings

Your early sowings could be attacked by sciarid fly larvae in the compost. A good dose of predatory mites should clean them up

more about controlling sciarid fly ..

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