Breeding and Growing Snails Commercially in Australia


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By B Murphy – Rural Industries Research and Development Corporation
Escargot (Snails) have been eaten by humans for thousands of years. Today they are consumed by millions of people world wide. Snails as a food source at present are under utilised in Australia. This report investigates the feasibility of establishing an economically viable edible snail industry in Australia. The focus of this pre-feasibility study is directed towards the commercial production and management along with the establishment costs that will be encountered with the development of a large scale commercial snail farm.
The report also includes information on growing and breeding snails on a commercial level, detailing appropriate husbandry and stock control.
(39 pages, paperback, Australia)