I've started mealworms--! Do I risk tossing out beetle eggs if I toss out dried potatoes???

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  1. cjatthefarm

    cjatthefarm Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Hi! Well, the beetle stage is the most creepy to me---but I did it. I have a 3 drawer mealworm 'factory'! [​IMG] !

    Some of the beetles are at least 4 weeks, and I have seen no egg activity. I have read lots on these threads; so I know they are small, sticky and hard to see early on.....

    So, I am hesitant to throw out these pieces of dried up potato slices that litter the shelf!

    A little help--! Thanks [​IMG]
     
    Last edited: Feb 21, 2012
  2. ChickenCanoe

    ChickenCanoe Chicken Obsessed

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    not enough eggs to matter
     
  3. OkChickens

    OkChickens Orpingtons Are Us

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    Check out the Mealworm Farming Thread

    Ask any questions you have there! There are a lot of knowledgeable people that can help!

    Nate
     
  4. cjatthefarm

    cjatthefarm Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Thanks Nate! That was my intent.....guess I'm not managing the new site well. sorry
     
  5. cjatthefarm

    cjatthefarm Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Okay! Thank you!

    I appreciate your reply.
     

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