Poultry and Swine Feed with Black Fly Larvae

November 20, 2014 - Livestock, Tools, View All

Farm: Minka Farm
Operator: Kim Harry
Production: Livestock (Ducks, hogs, cattle), Produce
Location:Efland, Orange County, NC

Kim Harry’s project is initiating production of Black Soldier Fly larvae to both consume food waste and dramatically reduce livestock feed costs on farm. While Clemson University research has produced positive results, no known local farmers are using this technique.

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