Salt Will it Kill You?
Mainstream doctors tell their patients, especially heart patients, to drastically cut down or even eliminate salt from their diets or it will kill ... does not establish that it will save one from hypertension or early death. In fact, hypertension is ...
Why do slugs die when they come into contact with salt?
Result: the slug dies a lingering death by dehydration. Gardeners may believe this is just retribution for the damage the small creatures wreak on their lettuces, but salt could do your garden more harm than the slugs. A quicker and kinder method ...
Time to slug off
Where there is one slug, there are usually a lot more — about 200 more. For the trivia buff, a slug is a hermaphrodite. In other words, it has both male and female reproductive systems. This explains why a ... you can kill a slug with salt.
Rid your garden of slugs and snails
Some gardeners seek out snails and slugs and sprinkle them with salt to kill them ... What do you think? It looks like the fronds that broke had already been damaged or killed by earlier freezes -- that's most likely why they broke. Don't tie the damaged ...
Bran flakes, beer - will ANYTHING stop slugs? Suddenly the slimy blighters are everywhere. How to fight back?
You don’t have any great white sharks in your garden but you do ... of slugs, however, is the fact that if you cover the garden in salt you’ll kill all the plants as well as the slugs. Most of us - 85 per cent - use slug pellets. More than 400 ...