We are a mother and daughter business farming edible snails: Helix aspersa maxima, since 2006, supplying you with delicious snails through local restaurants, gastropubs, and our online shop.
Grow your own snails at home: buy breeders, information and snail food. Come on one of our courses about farming and cooking snails.
Invite the snails to visit your school, brownie or scout group
Buy local escargots: the ultimate slow food, or snail gifts for the family for Christmas. Our mini snail farms and smallholder packs make the perfect gift.
Slow Summer Snail Farm is closed for the winter but you can still book courses on snail farming or snail cooking and buy Christmas presents for all the family.
Visit our online shop to purchase live snails and everything you need to raise snails in your own home including breeders, information and snail food in season.
For the discerning chef and enthusiastic cook who likes to buy local food we sell snails live, ready for you to cook; and fully prepared to go in the oven.
Give my latest book Molluscs and Me for Christmas. Available now online as an e-book or as a paperback from all good book shops.
Find out all about special events at the snail farm. Slow Summer Snail Farm is closed for the winter now and will be re-locating for next year so watch this space!
All you need to know to contact us.
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