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Q.black soldier fly larvae

Zone 87083 | sf.golden2@icloud.com added on March 11, 2019 | Answered

How big do the larvae & the flies get. Need to recognize them. Don’t know if we have them here. Add them to & in addition to red wigglers?

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Answered on March 11, 2019

If you have the proper area for them they will definitely come! It will not usually be necessary to add more, as they will compete with worms on occasion.

This article will help: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/composting/basics/soldier-flies-in-compost.htm

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