Nutritional Analysis

Below is a nutritional analysis for your use of both our live and freeze-dried insects.

CRICKETS

MOISTURE

PROTEIN

LIPID

ASH

NFE

Live/Frozen Crickets

% SAMPLE (WET)

70.1±0.1

19.8±0.0

5.1±0.1

1.5±0.0

3.5±0.1

Freeze Dried Crickets

% SAMPLE (DRY)

66.3±0.1

17.1±0.3

4.9±0.0

11.7±0.2

WOODIES

MOISTURE

PROTEIN

LIPID

ASH

NFE

Live/Frozen Woodies

% SAMPLE (WET)

65.8±0.0

23.9±0.1

8.7±0.1

1.6±0.0

0.0±0.0

Freeze Dried Woodies

% SAMPLE (DRY)

69.9±0.2

25.4±0.2

4.7±0.0

0.0±0.0

MEALWORMS

MOISTURE

PROTEIN

LIPID

ASH

NFE

Live/Frozen Mealworms

% SAMPLE (WET)

55.4±0.1

24.4±0.2

12.4±0.2

1.4±0.0

6.4±0.4

Freeze Dried Mealworms

% SAMPLE (DRY)

54.7±0.4

27.7±0.5

3.2±0.0

14.4±0.9

KING MEALWORMS

MOISTURE

PROTEIN

LIPID

ASH

NFE

Live/Frozen King Mealworms

% SAMPLE (WET)

63.6±0.0

19.2±0.2

12.2±0.3

1.1±0.0

3.9±0.5

Freeze Dried King Mealworms

% SAMPLE (DRY)

52.8±0.5

33.5±0.7

2.9±0.0

10.7±1.2

Our mealworms are nutritionally superior to those on the market and have more than double the protein levels! Look for yourself below.

 

MOISTURE

PROTEIN

LIPID

ASH

NFE

Minibeasts Mealworms

% SAMPLE (WET)

55.4±0.1

24.4±0.2

12.4±0.2

1.4±0.0

6.4±0.4

Petwave Mealworms*

% SAMPLE (WET)

59

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13

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* Pet wave website https://www.petwave.com.au, September 2021.