news and articles

Snails are mentioned frequently in the news. Occasionally these articles can provide important news and insights into farming, market demand and other issues.

starting a snail farm

Congratulations on your first step in heliciculture or snail raising. Heliciculture has been practiced for centuries in Europe, but it is a fledgling industry in the United States. As such, there is much work to do in terms of creating a viable market, developing sustainable practices, and educating potential farmers in snail husbandry. Perhaps one…

snail reproduction

Snail reproduction is fascinating, complex and attuned to the natural rhythms of nature.