Going to try to raise mealworms.

Discussion in 'Feeding & Watering Your Flock' started by Cluckcluck1215, Sep 18, 2016.

  1. Cluckcluck1215

    Cluckcluck1215 Overrun With Chickens

    I'm going to try to raise mealworms. I need this ansered:I red hat you have to keep them at 80'F at all times.is this true? :/
  2. kgb6days

    kgb6days Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 6, 2016
    There are several threads about raising mealworms on the forum. go to the search feature and search for it. I'm planning to get started soon and there is a lot of good info in that thread
  3. balloonflower

    balloonflower Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 25, 2016
    80 is an optimal temp for quick growth in all stages. They will survive at other temps, but it will take longer. Lots of threads and websites about the basics, and if the number of pages is intimidating, just post your question at the end for a response.

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