1. Did you know that many kinds of snails are good to eat?
2. Snail meat tastes good and it is also good for you. If you
have snail meat to eat, it will help to keep you and your family strong and
Family kept strong and healthy
3. If you want to have snails to eat you can get them in
4. Many people gather wild snails that live nearby. Sometimes
you can buy snails at the market or from people who gather them to sell to
5. You can also raise your own snails. This is called snail
farming. Today, a great many people all over the world farm snails.
6. If you farm your own snails, you will always have a supply of
fresh snail meat whenever you want it.
7. Then, if your family is not too big and you grow more snails
than you need to eat, you can sell what you do not use to your neighbours or at
Selling snails at the market
8. With more food to eat and the money you get by selling
snails, you and your family can live better.
9. However, if your family is big you will need to grow many
more snails if you are going to have enough to eat and to sell at the market.
You need to grow more snails if
your family is