Wyatt Mendelson

Wyatt is an inspiring entrepreneur. Several years ago he came across the Snail Farming business model and fell in love with the simplicity, the low carbon footprint and potential. He read every book and attended every course available on Heliciculture.

Nassarius Snail

You may know this useful snail by different names depending on where you are in the world. In the US, nassarius snails are referred to as nassa mud snails, but if you were to travel to the other side of the pond, to the UK, you’d need to call them dog whelks. What Are Nassarius …

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Cerith Snail

Hand holding Cerith Snail Underwater

The hardy cerith snail is also known by a host of other names, including creeper snail, cerithiid/cerithiid snail, cerithium, or Cerithiidae. The term ‘cerith snail’ refers to a family or genus of snails, known scientifically as Cerithiidae. Within that genus, there are several genera, in three subfamilies. Despite their differences, all the different genera and …

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How to Sell Snails

snails market lisboa

Now that your farm is growing, you need to learn how you can sell your snails. You would want to know where to find buyers, how to keep the relationships going, make your clients happy and how to reach an even larger audience. It has never been easier to reach your potential buyers with the …

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How to Set Up a Snail Farm Website

snail website

Setting up a website is important for any business and your snail farm business is no different. This is where your potential buyers will find you, learn about your business, discover products and hopefully, purchase. Setting up the website requires first and foremost, planning it right from the beginning and then following up the plans …

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How to produce snail caviar

Watch this short video of how Dominique Pierru produces snail caviar, adding a unique flavour of rosemary and salt. The French entrepreneur takes the production of snail caviar very seriously, and the price of snail caviar reflects the hard work and precision invested into it. You can too produce your own snail caviar by setting …

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Snail Farming – Heliciculture

Snail Farming

The definition of snail farming, known also as heliciculture or snail rearing, is raising snails for human use. It is recognized as a sub-category of agriculture. Snail farming is also known as a very profitable and low-risk form of farming. The snails that are being farmed can be used in gastronomy, cosmetics or as food …

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