Mealworms are a cheap and tasty protein for your chickens. Raising them is simple, but one of the most common questions is “Should I separate the beetles from the eggs?”. The answer is it is your choice – read on to see your options!
Mealworms are a great source of cheap protein for your chickens. They are easy to care for. Here is the easiest way (I think) to clean a mealworm colony.
Not only are mealworms great protein sources for your chickens – the frass is an excellent fertilizer! Find out how I use this great garden addition.
One of the cheapest ways to get protein for your chickens or to attract wild birds (especially Bluebirds) to your property is to raise mealworms. It is simple to get started and the upkeep is nominal. Here is a “how to” to create your own mealworm colony.