snail farming

How to eat snail caviar

Did you know that when snails mate, it can take hours to complete the act? Once everything is done and dusted, the snails lay only about 100 eggs in the soil. Snail eggs or snail caviar is usually served as an earthy, woodsy garnish for blinis, salads, or soups. It looks like little white pearls. Many …

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Snail Farming in South Africa

If you ever wondered if snail farming is a profitable business, we just found another great story of snail farmers making it happen! Learn more about what it is like to open a snail farm in South Africa. This is a story about Stanley Micallef and his wife, Heather, of Benoni in Gauteng, where they …

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Snail Farm Montvendre

This is a very informative video on snail farming (in French), from a snail farm L’Escargot de Montvendre, situated between Grenoble and Avignon. If you would like to start a snail farming business please read more about it in the Guide to Snail Farming.

Snail Farming Guide

The ebook A Guide to Snail Farming will help you learn about snails and their specific needs. You will read about how to find appropriate land for your snail farm, what to be cautious about and how the yearly cycle of snail production works. Learn about the basics of setting up a snail farm, how …

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Vienna’s Snail Festival

Discovering Vienna’s unique food, among which are also escargots or Schnecken, which is how the Austrians call them. A one week escargot festival takes place in Vienna in autumn each year and it revives a long tradition of snail farming in Vienna. Enjoy!