MWTs will eat out of your hand, so when we were ready to cull our extra male, we put him in a smaller cage and made a point of feeding him high carbohydrate snacks. So we segregated the nesting birds with her young. Search Forums Recent Posts. HJL earned college degrees in engineering, metallurgy, and education and has worked as Technical Editor for five international technical journals and as an engineer for Sandia National Laboratories. By James Wesley Rawles April 30, - 8: I found that a chart many available on line showing the development of the bird inside the egg helped in learning to candle eggs. Finally, 4 they are easier to kill and clean than bigger birds, and in a scenario where food has to be eaten because of lack of electricity or refrigeration, a MWT can be polished off in a meal or two, depending on the size of the group.
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