“How many Dubia roaches do I need to start a colony” is among the questions we are most frequently asked. This post provides the answer, and it depends on what you want from the colony and when you want it.
Guidance & Information
Dubia roach information and advice. This section has all the tips, tricks, how-to's, FAQ's, in-depth analysis, and other useful and interesting information about the care, keeping, and feeding of Dubia roaches that we've learned from our experience over the years. Click any tag to narrow your search to that topic.
Instructions for using Dermestid beetles and their larvae as “cleaner crews” in a B. dubia or other roach colony. It’s simple, easy and effective, but there are a few things you should know to ensure colony harmony and success.
For Dubia roach breeding projects, knowing a little about how fast they’re supposed to grow can save time and even help identify problems that may have otherwise gone undetected.
How to stop a die off fast before it destroys your entire Dubia roach breeding colony. Figure out the cause, take action to stop the decline, and take steps to prevent it from ever happening again.
Are your roaches reproducing slowly or not at all? Are you having other problems with your breeding colony? Get help identifying and fixing common Dubia roach breeding problems.
All the information you need to breed and raise vigorous and productive Dubia roaches. Includes tips on growing a colony quickly and creating healthy and nutritious feeders for your animals.