paul wheaton wrote:
Therefore, feeding it whatever is best has more value than what is cheap.
Abe Connally wrote:Mark, I would be interested in learning more about your roaches.
Could you describe (even post pictures) of your system for raising them?
Do you know their feed conversion ratio?
How do you harvest them?
Do you separate young adults out for future breeders?
What do they eat?
What are their reproductive rates (say you start with 2, how many do you have in 6 months)?
I have a dark room that stays about 66 F (19C) year round. Would this be too cold for them?
Abe Connally wrote:one of the reasons I like BSF is because they can convert wastes (especially manure) into protein. Do any of these other species (roaches, mealworms) convert manure into protein? Manure is something everyone has if they have a chicken roost...