- Life of a Slug
- Research and Impact
- New Control Strategies
Welcome to the OSU Slug Portal, an informational reference to slugs in the Pacific Northwest. Slug Portal is a website designed by Oregon State University students and faculty as part of a capstone project to help farmers, agronomists, crop consultants, and researchers understand and manage slugs; extend knowledge on slug biology and behavior; provide information that will forecast slug activity; and provide decision-making tools to assist in effective management strategies.
We strive to improve crop production through slug research and education. If you have any comments or questions, please Contact Us.
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Funding for the creation of this website was provided by the United States Department of Agriculture Natural Resources Conservation Service (USDA-NRCS), the Oregon Seed Council (OSC), and Oregon State University, College of Agricultural Science (CAS)—Crop and Soil Science Department (CSS).