Thai farmers keep snails 'happy' for lucrative slime business

Reuters India May 18, 2018, 05:32 PM(IST)
In Thailand, the Giant African Snails, previously condemned as pests that ruined crops, are now being bred for their slime or mucus. It is said to be full of collagen and other compounds that regenerate skin cells, for use in cosmetics, a trend that has taken off around the world.
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