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FUNAAB improves on snail production, hosts confab on giant African land snails


The Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta (FUNAAB) has stepped up means towards increased production of snails as it hosts a 4-day 2nd international conference on Giant African Land Snails (GALS) production starting from Sunday, June 2.

The international conference, which is an annual event packaged by a research network, NETGALS, and brings together researchers, scientists, breeders, farmers, marketers in the micro-livestock and snails industry, will consider effects of climate change on micro-livestock like snail, genetic improvement methods and nutritional strategies for improved snails production.