|Better Farming Series 34 - Farming Snails 2: Choosing Snails; Care and Harvesting; Further Improvement (FAO, 1986, 35 p.)|
|Building the second pen|
180. In the last booklet you were told that to farm snails you will need at least two pens.
Two pens needed
181 . With two pens you can move your snails from one pen to the other to get rid of any enemies that may have got in.
182. You can also move your snails to dig the ground and work the soil so that they can dig into the soil to rest and can lay their eggs easily.
183. With two pens you can move your snails from one pen to the other if the weeds and creeping grass get too thick to take away with snails in the pen.
184. You can also plant new food plants when the old ones have been eaten. When you are moving the snails, you can get rid of any of them that have not grown well.