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 Raising BSFL on grains. 
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Post Raising BSFL on grains.
Hi guys. I have been raising bsfl for the last 2 years and after trying to raise them on grains about 6 months ago I am experiencing repeated colony collapses. I don't have ready access to fruit and veg so have to resort to grains. After about 12 colony collapses I know believe the problem is mold and bacteria in the grains. The problem correlates to moisture content of the grain. Once the die off starts it takes about 3 days to wipe out the colony. This is not a "mite" problem. I can now intentionally induce the problem be wetting down the whole surface of the grow pod. Continuous moisture on the surface obviously allows the bacteria to replicate at a great rate. Is there any body else on this forum who has experienced the same whilst trying to raise bsfl with grains?


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