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Soil Bourne pests

Has anyone used the Nematode treatment to combat a slugs, snails and weevils problem within their garden soil ?. If so how successful was it and is it worth the expense. Maybe a strong diluted drench of Jeyes Fluid might solve the same problem. Any advice would be welcome.

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  • FleurisaFleurisa Posts: 779

    'strong diluted' - how is that going to work???

  • LiriodendronLiriodendron Scariff, County Clare, IrelandPosts: 6,992

    I used nematodes on my raised strawberry beds.  Of course it's impossible to do proper controls, but I'd say they were pretty successful compared with the previous year, when I didn't use anything other than hand removal.  I avoid using slug pellets on edible crops.

    "The one who plants trees, knowing that he will never sit in their shade, has at least started to understand the meaning of life."  Rabindranath Tagore
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