Emergence box and nests

Emergence box and nests

 Dave M.’s emergence box with nests on either side.Emerged males are clustered on the outside of the emergence box waiting for females to emerge. …

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Releasing cocoons for emergence by the 1000's

Releasing cocoons for emergence by the 1000’s

Small and large release box  with piano hinged lids Small release box with simple lid.  Plastic containers are good for interim storage, but predation dictates…

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Releasing and storing large numbers of cocoons

Releasing and storing large numbers of cocoons

Before we used corn nesting trays inside yurts, we used wooden nesting trays in wooden structures (picture below).  Here, we are dealing with thousands of…

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