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Re: non plant question..any entamologists out there?

  • Subject: Re: non plant question..any entamologists out there?
  • From: "Ron Iles" <roniles@eircom.net>
  • Date: Sat, 2 Jun 2001 10:16:26 -0500 (CDT)


Artificial Diets for caterpillars?  No problem!

If you subscribe free to The Butterfly Farmers' Mailing List you can get the
answer on their chat line - http://butterfly breeders.org.   or get "the
best" book on Butterfly Breeding Book mentioned there from

OK - Am I YOUR IAS NewsEd?

Green Maverick

----- Original Message -----
From: <mburack@mindspring.com>
To: "Multiple recipients of list AROID-L" <aroid-l@mobot.org>
Sent: Friday, June 01, 2001 1:01 AM
Subject: non plant question..any entamologists out there?

| Please forgive my spelling (entamologists?), as well as this question
since it is totally off subject...
| A friend of mine, became interested in raising catapillers/butterflies
after growing "butterfly attracting" plants.
| She has been raising the catapillers on an artificial diet, which is
fairly expensive....
| I am convinced that this "artificial diet" can probably be made by someone
in their kitchen (am I right?).
| If anyone out there has any experience in doing this or has any idea where
the information could be found, please let me know.....
| Much appreciation in advance. (I got so lucky with the GA3 info, I thought
I would roll the dice here).
| Marc Burack

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