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Cultural methods of controlling slugs have a key role to play in reducing the risk of metaldehyde slug pellets reaching water, as well as helping to cut the costs of establishment. Using mechanical techniques as the first means of killing the costly pest reduces the need for slug pellets, bringing environmental and cost saving benefits. See also: Video: How to calibrate your slug pellet spreader The use of Metaldehyde is under threat unless farmers and the water companies can reduce […]