Slugbandit has the following advantages:
→ slugs and snails CANNOT cross it.
→ far outperforms other ineffective methods such as copper bands or grit
→ keeps plants safe from slugs & snails and ensures that they can become established.
→ is a self-supporting barrier.
→ sections fit together easily and simply without screws or tools.
→ eliminates the cost and annoyance of having to buy new plants when serious damage occurs.
→ more economical than repeating applications of chemicals or other materials that become dispersed.
→ uses nothing poisonous or harmful whatsoever.
→ no chemicals involved to wash away when it rains and pollute the ground or the water table.
→ no harm to any beneficial creatures.
→ flexible to fit (almost) all positions.
→ there is no theoretical limit to the number of additional sections that may be added to increase the size.
→ low cost because it can be used for years: for the running cost of a small battery you have full protection for the growing season.
→ made from high grade plastic with stainless steel bands plus full electronic anti-corrosion protection for long life.
→ provides a small degree of shelter from cold winds and gives the more tender plants the best start in the Spring.
→ provides some protection against birds scratching out seedlings.
→ because it may be unclipped, the collar can also be put in place before or after plants have matured.
→ sections may be unclipped, stored and reused the next year making it economical and reusable season to season.
→ compact to store and unobtrusive in use.
→ environmentally friendly and built to current regulations.