Are you unsure whether or not to add Dermestid beetle cleaner crews to your Dubia roach colony? The benefits and costs…the ups and downs…of this common question are discussed in this article.
Cleaner Crew Information
Cleaner crews work in roach colonies to reduce waste material like frass, discarded food, and dead roaches. These build over time and tend to hold moisture and cause health problems for the roaches and headaches for the roach-keeper. This section has information about Dermestids and lesser mealworm cleaner crews for Dubia roach colonies.
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.