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RE: Raising Fruit Flies
>Are you sure that these are fruit flies and not some sort of midge? Anyway,
>put the box in the refrigerator for a while and chill the little guys.
>They'll be so lethargic that you can do whatever you want with them. Have
>you ever seen an entomologist's aspirator? Excellent way to catch small
You know one of the easiest things to raise are probably fungus gnats.
I've not tried using them as food, but I generate them by the zillions just
by overwatering rich soil in the greenhouse. I suppose they'd be as good a
Doug Karpa Wilson
Department of Biology
Bloomington, IN 47405
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