Snail Rearing – How To Farm The Giant African Land Snail – A Video Guide

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If you are thinking of getting into the snail farming business and not too sure. It might be adviceable that you start up with one or two snails to see how well you can cope in looking after the snails.

Here is a 10 minute clip recently uploaded by Aaron Jones (Household Farmer) to help people who might be thinking of growing their own snails.

The video shows you how you can raise snails even in your backyard.

Snail Farming Success – New Zealand’s Only Commercial Snail Operation

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It’s breeding season at the Silver Trail gourmet snail farms and the team has a population explosion on its hands.

In just over four years, Raewynne Achten’s amateur foray into farming snails, initially plucked straight from her garden at home, has grown into a thriving business – New Zealand’s only commercial snail operation as far as she knows.

Watch the video as Raewyn Achten talks about her family business Silver Trail Snails.

Snail Farming Videos – 2 Extraordinary Clips

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  The more we know about the family of snails… the better we are likely to become as snail farmers Here are a few light video clips Springwatch sheds new, and friendlier, light on the slimy flirtation of slugs.     Tropical sea snails ride the waves to reach a meal         […]

Success Stories – The British Snail Farmer

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There are only 200 professional snail farmers in France and to qualify as one of them, Mrs Parkes spent three months studying snails’ reproductive cycles, the grains on which to feed them, and how to set up an electrically-fenced enclosure.

“Running the hotel and farm has been very enjoyable. It’d be wonderful if other Britons wanted to follow the path I’ve carved,”…

Starting Up A Snail Farm In Nigeria – The Benefits

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Snail farming has developed so much that snails consumed in Europe and other parts of the world are raised from the farm.

Whilst Snail farming as a business in Nigeria and in most of Africa is still in its infancy as most snails consumed are picked from the wild, this might be the time for Nigerians to jump on board and seriously consider this business of snail farming.

Success Story – Snail Farming In Bali

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A charitable organisation (ROLE) uses Snail Farming as a means of revitalising communities through the education of women and children and the management of environmental issues in Bali.

The idea was to run training programmmes in Heliculture techniques.

Snail culture has low set-up costs and will be promoted as a viable, environmentally sound commercial operation to create local job opportunities

Snail-Farming To Wealth In Nigeria

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Snail farmers are making a kill as global demand for the delicacy increases.

In Nigeria, the price of a raw snail ranges from N250 to N600, depending on the size.

The fast food culture has been enhancing demand for the prepared meat. Some farmers are on the supply bill of eateries and are, therefore, assured of a ready market for their harvest.

Markets abroad are also yearning for snail from West Africa.

Ghana’s Snail Farming Goldrush

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Snail farming in Ghana has become such a lucrative business that agricultural experts are offering professional advice to prospective farmers to enable them to harvest more yield for the local and international market.

Snails for food Consumption of snails in Ghana, a century old practice found within the Akan tribe, has prompted almost every Ghanaian throughout the country to consume this delicacy as a staple food well known to have nutritional value.

Raising Snails: key Advantages Of Using The Pasture Production System For Raising Snails

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How do you make more money as a snail farmer?

The answer is by taking good care of your snails.

The more you care about the welfare of your snail livestock … the more money you are likely to make from your role as a snail farmer.

By protecting the primary needs of your snail and by allowing them to live according to their nature … the more you get from your snails

Benefits Of Organic Snail Farming

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A quick video guide demonstrating the benefits of using the free range form of raising snails for your snail farm