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"Insect-Based Foods: A Nutritious Choice for Your Arowana"



When it comes to feeding your arowana, it's important to choose the right type of food to ensure their health and well-being. One option that is gaining popularity among arowana owners is insect-based foods. Insects, such as crickets, mealworms, and black soldier fly larvae, are a nutritious and sustainable choice for your arowana.



Insects are a natural food source for arowanas in the wild, and they provide a balanced diet that includes essential proteins, fats, and minerals. They are also rich in vitamins, such as vitamin A and vitamin K, which are important for maintaining the health of your arowana's skin and eyes.



Insects are also a more sustainable option compared to traditional arowana foods, such as pellets or frozen fish. Insects are easy to farm, require less land and water than traditional livestock, and have a lower carbon footprint. By choosing insect-based foods for your arowana, you're not only providing them with a nutritious diet but also supporting sustainable food production.


Another advantage of insect-based foods for arowanas is their size and texture. Arowanas are predatory fish and in the wild, they would eat other fish, insects, and crustaceans. Insects are small enough to mimic the size and texture of these natural prey, which can help to stimulate your arowana's natural hunting instincts and keep them mentally and physically active.



When it comes to incorporating insect-based foods into your arowana's diet, it's important to choose high-quality, farm-raised insects that are free of pesticides and other harmful chemicals. You can also vary the types of insects you feed your arowana to provide a diverse diet that includes different protein sources.



Nutritional Information for live Superworms:


  • Protein: 20-30%

  • Fat: 5-10%

  • Fiber: 2-4%

  • Moisture: 55-70%

  • Calcium: 0.1-0.2%

  • Phosphorus: 0.2-0.3%




Nutritional Information for Dried Superworms:


  • Protein: 55-60%

  • Fat: 20-25%

  • Fiber: 3-5%

  • Moisture: 10-15%

  • Calcium: 2-4%

  • Phosphorus: 2-4%



Overall, insect-based foods are a nutritious and sustainable choice for your arowana. They provide essential nutrients, mimic the natural diet of arowanas in the wild, and support sustainable food production. By incorporating insect-based foods into your arowana's diet, you can help to ensure their health and well-being for years to come.

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