Coastal Silkworms 10 LB Powdered Silkworm Hornworm Food (Mulberry Leaf Diet Food) Silkworm Chow NEW 2021 MIX
Coastal Silkworms powdered mulberry food is a "just add water" mix that can be cooked up in the microwave in 5 minutes. This is a bulk 10 lb bag, please see website or scan QR code for cooking instructions. Once the silkworm chow is ready to feed, a thin layer of Silkworm food is grated over the top of the worms. The silkworms will immediately crawl to the top and chow down on the food. Chow will stay fresh for a month in the refrigerator after cooking. Bulk powdered silkworm food can store up to 2 years.
10 pounds of bulk silkworm food in one large bag.* Powdered silkworm food (chow) is a just add water recipe, that can be cooked up in a microwave only minutes. This custom artificial silkworm diet recipe is exclusively manufactured to Coastal Silkworms™ specifications. Sealed in a bulk, food grade metallized poly bag. This bag offers two-layers of protection from both light and moisture, prolonging storage. Bags can be stored for 2 years unopened in a cool dry environment. After opening, keep food in a dry dark environment, or under refrigeration for longer life. Cooked food stored under refrigeration remains fresh for one month. Using silkworm chow in place of fresh mulberry leaves allows for continued yearlong growth, extending growing seasons when no mulberry leaves are available in the winter. Its recommended to only feed silkworm chow and not mix with fresh mulberry leaves, or your silkworms may refuse going back on the chow. After following the cooking instructions below, the food will be ready to feed. Using a food grater, follow the feeding instructions for your intended use. This diet will feed both silkworms (bombyx mori) and hornworms (manduca sexta). Using this product will require a scale to weigh out the proper amount of powdered food. As an estimate, 3 cups of powdered food is equal to 1 pound when a scale is not available. For more details see www.coastalsilkworms.com or scan the QR code on the bag.
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