Spring 2018 predicted to be big slug season

Spring 2017 was a poor year for slugs and snails because of dry weather - but wet weather this winter has produced ideal conditions for the garden pests, while limits on pack size of slug killer metaldehyde means gardeners have fewer weapons to tackle gastropods.

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