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CAN we get them, in Ireland, please? Dried. Delivered by the Kilo's.

The game's well and truly up, on Amazon! :(

Saturday, May 11th, 2024

Have you tried soldier fly larvae instead? very similar but more calcium. You can get them from hexafly live or dried.

Saturday, May 11th, 2024

I'd never thought about those, Glyn. I'm sure I've seen the septic's talking about them a lot more. But, that might have been regarding amphibians. I'll have to look into them. Thanks.

Bit of a missed opportunity, I'm thinking. For some enterprising person? I saw film of a bloke, Netherlands or something? Had an ordinary shipping container. Parked on a corner somewhere.

Open it up though, and it was a perfectly lit up and tidy unit, inside. Floor to ceiling 'cages' of Crickets, all at their various stages.

Saturday, May 11th, 2024

Hyah, Glyn. Little 'Health Scare' kept me distracted for a bit, there! All's well though. Back in the saddle :)

Yeah. Been sniffing around ... Now; I'll spare ye the whaffle. I get my mealworms *About* 12.50 a Kg? Something like that?

I Tried Hexafly: Sorry. I'm Not giving Anyone my name, address and card details, Just to ask a Price, from Any firm that hides their email behind an 'On Line Contact Form'. That's just me. Never do.

Have *You* got through to them? Got any figures to compare, please? Shipping? It could be a close run thing! :)


Tuesday, May 28th, 2024

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