Mazuri Hi Calcium Gut Loading Diet is a diet formulated to contain a high level of calcium for crickets and other feeder insects which are intended to be used in the diets of other animals.
This diet is to be fed to crickets in order to increase the calcium level of the gut-fill; this helps balance the calcium to phosphorus ratio of the crickets and other feeder insects when they are consumed by animals. This diet is not intended for use in breeding or raising crickets.
Features and Benefits
Product Form: Meal- 25 lb. net weight box.
Crude protein not less than
Crude fat not less than
Crude fiber not more than
Feed to crickets or other feeder insects free-choice for 24-72 hours. No supplementation is needed.
When this diet is consumed, the total body calcium of the crickets and feeder insects is increased. The presence of this diet in the gut of the feeder insects results in a higher level of calcium being delivered to reptiles and other animals that eat them.
Fresh water should be available to crickets at all times.
For best results, after removal of required dosage store in an original container with the lid securely affixed or store contents of open paper sack in a container with a sealing lid. Store in a cool (75°F or colder), dry (approximately 50% RH) location. Freezing will not harm the diet and may extend freshness. Adhere to the “Best if used by” date or use within 1 year of bag manufacturing. DO NOT use moldy or insect-infested feed.
round corn, calcium carbonate, dehulled soybean meal, wheat middlings, ground soybean hulls, porcine meat meal, fish meal (menhaden), porcine animal fat, salt, magnesium oxide, dl-methionine, choline chloride, manganous oxide, zinc oxide, niacin, copper sulfate, dl-alpha tocopheryl acetate (source of vitamin E), calcium pantothenate, vitamin B12 supplement, riboflavin, thiamin mononitrate, menadione sodium bisulfite complex (vitamin K), ferrous carbonate, vitamin A acetate, zinc sulfate, folic acid, pyridoxine hydrochloride, calcium iodate, sodium selenite, cobalt carbonate, cholecalciferol (vitamin D3).