Not all mealworms for chickens are the same. Dine A Chook Dried Mealworms have one of the highest protein counts on the market. Our Dried Mealworms 1.7kg offers exceptional value for money. You receive two sealed bags each weighing 850g. Use one for now and one fresh for later. Each resealable bag to stay fresh up to 12 months. Great for the large size flock. Chicken Mealworms can also be used to attract Wild Birds and Reptiles which naturally eat insects in the wild.
Contents of Dried Mealworms 1.7kg:
- 2 x 850g airtight sealed packs
Dried Mealworms 1.7kg facts:
- Quality Natural Dehydrated Dried Mealworms
- Free of additives and preservatives
- Very high in protein, nutrients as well as Amino acids
- Up to 5 times more protein than live worms
- Resealable package
- Can be rehydrated for softening
- Higher protein content than many other brands.
- Harvested and packaged exclusively for Dine A Chook.
Contains: 53% protein, 28% fat, 6% fibre, 5% moisture
Benefits of Dried Mealworms for Chickens
Imagine eating the same pellet feed every day. Life would become very boring. Chickens love dried mealworms. They are tasty, and when scattered around they are fun to find when foraging. There are other reasons why mealworms are an essential staple for many backyard chicken keepers. Making an egg requires a stable high protein diet. When supplemented into a good diet, Dried Natural Mealworms provide chickens all the protein they need to make healthy, delicious eggs. Laying Hens need high protein for healthy egg producing. Mealworms deliver that extra protein. You can also mix them into your pellet mix in your Dine A Chook Chicken Feeder. They also are an excellent tonic for moulting birds.
Use Dried Mealworms for tasty treats:
- Chickens and Poultry
- Caged Birds
- Attracting wild birds to your backyard
- Reptiles and Amphibians
- Some marsupials
It is crucial when using Dried Mealworms always ensure your chickens have plenty of water. Chickens use water to soften the worms. It also helps with healthy digestion.
This product is not for human consumption.
Dine A Chook shipping charges are outlined below and are for all Australian and New Zealand orders.
|Up to 1kg||$9.95|
|1 - 3kg||$12.95|
|3 - 5kg||$14.95|
|5 - 7kg||$19.95|
|Over 7kg||Calculated at checkout|
|Order over $199 with a total weight under 7kg - Excludes Bulk Bird Netting||Free Shipping - Use Coupon Code 'Free Shipping'|
How is your order shipped?
All Dine A Chook orders are sent using Australia Post unless otherwise stated. All orders require a signature at the time of delivery unless you provide an authority to leave. We deliver to Residential and Business addresses, PO Boxes and Parcel Lockers.
Every Dine a Chook delivery is completely insured for the total value of the items despatched and insurance coverage includes loss and damage during transit. In the unlikely event, you receive a broken item contact our office via the contact us page within 3 working days of signing for the goods so we can arrange for a replacement.
|State||Estimated delivery (business days)|
|New South Wales||3-5 days|
|South Australia, Tasmania & ACT||6-8 days|
|Western Australia & Northern Territory||8-12 days|
With the exception of busy times of the year, orders received before 11am are generally shipped out that same day.
Q. Are there any sweeteners added to the mealworms??
A. Nothing is added to the mealworms, it is 100% mealworms
Q. How long will dried mealworms keep?
A. Mealworms will keep for over 12 months, they do not need refrigeration
Q. Can I use these snacks to train my chickens or reptiles?
A. Yes! Many of our customers use mealworms to teach their chickens and reptiles to come when called