Farm raised crickets

Discussion in 'Feeding & Watering Your Flock' started by PulletSurpriseWinner, Jul 22, 2011.

  1. PulletSurpriseWinner

    PulletSurpriseWinner Out Of The Brooder

    Jun 27, 2011
    Is it okay to feed farm raised crickets (from a pet shop) to our 5-week-old pullets? I'd heard that crickets can give them worms, but would cultivated crickets be safe?
  2. Ema

    Ema Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jun 4, 2010
    N. Ontario CANADA
    Sureeee, they will have tons of fun trying to catch them and protein is good for them :)
  3. Saltcreek

    Saltcreek Out Of The Brooder

    Feb 20, 2011
    South Central Ohio
    Quote:I'm sorry but I had to laugh [​IMG] When I saw "cultivated crickets" I had a picture of smart bugs with good table manners. "Rather bad form to eat the guests old chap!"

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