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Information on Insect Rearing


Below are links to information on insect rearing

Ants
Ant Information Page: http://insected.arizona.edu/antinfo.htm
Ant Rearing Page: http://insected.arizona.edu/antrear.htm

Hissing Cockroaches
Madagascar Hissing Cockroach Information Page: http://www.uky.edu/Agriculture/Entomology/entfacts/misc/ef014.htm
Madagascar Hissing Cockroach Care Sheet: http://www.petco.com/assets/articles/
caresheets/pdf/timadagascarhissingcockroach051503.pdf

Grasshoppers and Crickets
Grasshopper Information Page: http://insected.arizona.edu/ghopperinfo.htm
Grasshopper Rearing Page: http://insected.arizona.edu/ghopperrear.htm
Cricket Information Page: http://insected.arizona.edu/cricketinfo.htm
Cricket Rearing Page: http://insected.arizona.edu/cricketrear.htm

Millipedes
Giant African Millipede Care Sheet: http://www.petco.com/assets/articles/caresheets/pdf/tigiantafricanmillipede052203.pdf

Caterpillars
Butterfly and Moth Information Page: http://insected.arizona.edu/bflyinfo.htm
Butterfly and Moth Rearing Page: http://insected.arizona.edu/bflyrear.htm

Isopods
Isopod Information Page: http://insected.arizona.edu/isoinfo.htm
Isopod Rearing Page: http://insected.arizona.edu/isorear.htm

Mealworms
Mealworm Information Page: http://insected.arizona.edu/mealinfo.htm
Mealworm Rearing Page: http://insected.arizona.edu/mealrear.htm

Lady Beetles
Lady Beetle Information Page: http://insected.arizona.edu/ladyinfo.htm
Lady Beetle Rearing Page: http://insected.arizona.edu/ladyrear.htm

Sources of Arthropods:
http://insected.arizona.edu/sources.htm


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Information on Insect Rearing

Ants
Hissing Cockroaches
Honey Bees
Caterpillars
Grasshoppers and Crickets
Termites
Lady Beetles
Millepedes
Mealworms
Isopods