If you are raising them for human consumption, then you’ll need to play around with this step a little bit. The reason is that crickets’ taste will vary depending what they eat. So you’ll need to figure out what to feed them in order to give them the best flavor. However, if you are raising them for consumption by animals, then you can feed them whatever ends up being the most cost-effective for you. You’ll need to feed your crickets plants such as cucumbers, pumpkin plants, and other plant-based items.
Crickets lay eggs which mean you have to come up with an area for them to lay their eggs. This is as simple as filling a small tray with top soil. You’ll need to spray the tray daily with water to keep it moist and desirable for the crickets to lay their eggs in. When you begin seeing things within the soil that look like tiny grains of rice sticking up, then you’ll know that your crickets have laid their eggs. After you begin to see this, you’ll need to remove the tray and prepare for the next step. They need a warm climate with around a 90% humidity level. You could try using a regular incubator to do this or place the tray under a heat lamp or on a heating pad to provide the warmth. In my opinion, I would think an incubator would be the easiest route so you could control the humidity levels.
They’ll need to remain incubated until they hatch within 7-10 days from the start of incubation. However, be sure that you are spraying the soil in the tray daily during incubation. This is important to make sure that the crickets hatch. Once your baby crickets have hatched, you will need to have a separate area to raise them until they grow large enough to be integrated with the other crickets on the farm. Also, you’ll need to feed the baby crickets large amounts of protein while they are at this stage. You can feed them things like small bites of tofu and chicken to give them the protein they need. They’ll spend about a month in the ‘cricket baby center’ growing and maturing. Once the first month has passed and the baby crickets have gained enough size to be integrated with the other crickets, you can switch them over. Then in a few weeks after integration, they’ll be ready for breeding and joining the cycle of the cricket farm. When you get this whole process down to a science, you’ll have crickets rotating regularly, and your cricket farm will begin to grow. You can definitely start a cricket farming business and do well with it (like in most any business) if you know how to market correctly and raise a quality product. My suggestions for those that are looking to raise crickets is to remember that birthing a business takes a lot of time and a lot of effort. You can pitch your points on sites like Facebook, Craig’s List, and local yard sale pages. If you are selling them from the approach of good health, you might want to consider speaking to some people that are in the holistic field because they might be able to put you in touch with clients in that market. It is also a good idea to speak with local pet stores and with local bait shops. If you are investing larger amounts of means into cricket farming and want to be considered on a national scale, then you might want to speak to pet shops about being the chain’s supplier for the entire region. That way people who want to purchase crickets to start their own cricket farm or just want the convenience of ordering crickets can do it online. Be sure that you are comfortable with shipping live creatures before making this jump as you don’t want dead crickets arriving at the customer’s doorstep. Crickets may not be everyone’s thing, but I think it is awesome to gain knowledge and know how to grow more food for your animals on a smaller scale. And if you decide to start consuming the crickets yourself, then that’s great as well. But now I’d love to hear your thoughts on the matter. If so, what health benefits have you gained from it, and how do you prepare them? We love hearing from you so leave us your comments below. It just is perfect for wanting to relax and not having to be in your head at all.
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