Dried Mealworms



• Natural High Protein Snack and Supplement for a Balanced Diet.
• Suitable for Poultry, including Chickens, Ducks and Geese
• Dried mealworms have more nutritional value than live ones*

The ultimate nutritious treat for your feathered friends. Dried Mealworms are a great protein boost during times of moult to help your chooks return those beautiful glossy feathers and re-start egg laying.

Mealworms can be scattered on the ground to encourage natural foraging or hand fed to your favourite girls.
They can be rehydrated in olive oil so they have a ‘life-like’ appearance for the fussy bird, plus olive oil is tasteless and has lots of anti-oxidants, plus amino acids.

For a summer treat, freeze some dried mealworms in water for some mental exercise that will reward the hens with their favourite treat.

Dried mealworms store well and require no special treatment. No refrigeration needed.

Mealworms are the larval form of the yellow mealworm beetle, Tenebrio molitor, a species of darkling beetle.

Typical Analysis: Protein – 53%. Fat – 28%. Fibre – 6%.

Also a tasty snack for Frogs, Turtles, Fish (Cichlids, Oscars), Reptiles such as insect eating lizards like bearded dragons, blue-tongue lizards and stumpy tailed lizards, Sugar Gliders, Rats and Wild Birds.

* Dried mealworms have more protein value at 53%. Fat and fiber values are 28% and 6%, respectively. Live mealworms have a protein value of 20%, fat value of 13%, and 2% fiber. (Based on their nutritional makeup)

25g or 100g cello bag