Supplementary Information and R code from: Black soldier fly larvae show a stronger preference for manure than for a mass-rearing diet



Black soldier fly larvae (BSFL) was reared on two different feeds: a mass rearing diet made of food by-products and pig manure. Preference tests were performed to determine if at different larval ages, BSFL showed a preference for any of the two diets.
Date made available13 May 2020
PublisherWageningen University & Research


  • Behaviour
  • Black soldier fly
  • Choice test
  • Hermetia illucens
  • Manure
  • Rearing

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