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A snail bait distribution trial on Yorke Peninsula in 2013 tested the coverage of various spreaders and found that on average coverage was two-thirds of that expected with urea... Recent rains across much of south-eastern Australia have led growers to look at controlling snails and slugs due to an increase in their activity, meaning now is the ideal time to spread bait... "Research is still continuing into the effects of fragmented baits, but it is unlikely that these smaller fragments would contain a lethal dose, so I would recommend that when growers do their calibration run, they look for fragmentation - where instead of baits there are small crumbs - and increase the dose assuming that those baits are no longer effective...
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Applying snail bait with a spreader after seeding is a common control method on Yorke Peninsula but recent research has shown growers need to adjust their spreader settings for more effective coverage... Snail baiting by spreading molluscicides over the planted area is one of the common ways snails are controlled, along with cultural methods such as cabling, rolling or burning... The most common method by which snail baits are spread on the Yorke Peninsula is using a urea spreader...
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Catalogue: GRDC Factsheets
Applying snail bait with a spreader after seeding is a common control method on Yorke Peninsula but recent research has shown growers need to adjust their spreader settings for more effective coverage... Snail baiting by spreading molluscicides over the planted area is one of the common ways snails are controlled, along with cultural methods such as cabling, rolling or burning... The most common method by which snail baits are spread on the Yorke Peninsula is using a urea spreader...
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Catalogue: GRDC Factsheets
Applying snail bait with a spreader after seeding is a common control method on Yorke Peninsula but recent research has shown growers need to adjust their spreader settings for more effective coverage... Snail baiting by spreading molluscicides over the planted area is one of the common ways snails are controlled, along with cultural methods such as cabling, rolling or burning... The most common method by which snail baits are spread on the Yorke Peninsula is using a urea spreader...
Related categories:
Catalogue: GRDC Factsheets
Applying snail bait with a spreader after seeding is a common control method on Yorke Peninsula but recent research has shown growers need to adjust their spreader settings for more effective coverage... Snail baiting by spreading molluscicides over the planted area is one of the common ways snails are controlled, along with cultural methods such as cabling, rolling or burning... The most common method by which snail baits are spread on the Yorke Peninsula is using a urea spreader...
Related categories:
Catalogue: GRDC Factsheets
Applying snail bait with a spreader after seeding is a common control method on Yorke Peninsula but recent research has shown growers need to adjust their spreader settings for more effective coverage... Snail baiting by spreading molluscicides over the planted area is one of the common ways snails are controlled, along with cultural methods such as cabling, rolling or burning... The most common method by which snail baits are spread on the Yorke Peninsula is using a urea spreader...
Related categories:
Catalogue: GRDC Media
A snail bait distribution trial on Yorke Peninsula in 2013 tested the coverage of various spreaders and found that on average coverage was two-thirds of that expected with urea... Recent rains across much of south-eastern Australia have led growers to look at controlling snails and slugs due to an increase in their activity, meaning now is the ideal time to spread bait... "Research is still continuing into the effects of fragmented baits, but it is unlikely that these smaller fragments would contain a lethal dose, so I would recommend that when growers do their calibration run, they look for fragmentation - where instead of baits there are small crumbs - and increase the dose assuming that those baits are no longer effective...
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