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Coop Warming Party Giveaway

Over the weekend, my lucky chickens got a package in the mail from our friends over at Chubby Mealworms. Chubby Mealworms decided to throw the girls a coop warming party!  I could not believe how many wonderful things were inside this box. I was especially excited for my flock to try three new product that they had never had before. I could not wait to see their reactions.

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First, the girls tried the Dried Chubby Superworms. These buggers are three times the size of regular mealworms that we all are accustomed to sharing with our flocks. I can not believe how big they are. The girls did not hesitate and dove beak first into the bucket!  I imagine that they looked amazing to the flock.

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Take a peek at their reaction. Of course, I didn’t leave the entire tub in the coop with them. Those girls are piggies! They would have devoured the entire bin if I had let them.

In addition to a huge bin of regular mealworms, they also sent Freeze Dried Cubby Mealworms. Traditional mealworms go through a dehydration process that leaves them as hollow “shells”. The freeze drying process allows the mealworms to retain more “meat” which means more protein goodness for the flock.

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Next up were the Dried Chubby Silk Worm Pupae. I had never seen these before and wondered what they would be like. These dried pupae are crispier, thicker, and meatier than mealworms.  Surprisingly, they did not smell bad at all. The silk worm pupae are a relatively new treat to the poultry industry. Studies have shown them to help to increase egg laying production. I thought the girls might be their usual nervous selves trying out this new food. It’s great that like mealworms, they can be soaked in warm water to reconstitute them. I also love that you can grind them up and add them to the feed.  I scooped up a handful and introduced them to the girls. I was surprised. They proved me wrong. There was zero hesitation. They could not gobble them up fast enough.

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This coop warming party could not have arrived at a more perfect time. The girls are molting and they certainly could use a protein boost.  Boosting protein in the fall is a great way to help the flock through the molt and also help with egg production during this stressful time on their bodies. As you can see, most of my girls are looking a bit thin in the feathers. Every morning it’s like a chicken exploded in the coop. I’m glad it it temporary.

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Lastly, Chubby mealworms sent me a Chubby Freaker to help keep my beverage cool as I hang out with the flock and also a Little Chubster soft toy.  This coop warming party was a blast.

Now here is the fun part! I am so thrilled that Chubby Mealworms wants to throw your flock a party too! Enter below to win all of these goodies for you and your flock. This package retails for $135. One lucky reader will win:

· 3lb Chubby Dried Mealworms

· 1lb Tub of Dried Chubby Superworm

· 2lb Freeze Dried Chubby Mealworms

· 8oz Dried Chubby Silkworm Pupae

· Chubby Freaker

· Little Chubster soft toy

A huge thank you to Chubby Mealworms for making our transition to our new place a wonderful one. Your thoughtfulness and generosity is so appreciated! If you’d like to order this a coop party package for you or a friend, click here.

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Disclosure: I was sent this complimentary package of goodies from my sponsor, Chubby Mealworms. The opinions are all mine and my flock’s. We have not been compensated to say nice things or endorse any of their products. Your support of my sponsors helps to support Tilly’s Nest. You can find them all below. Thank you friends.

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  • Susan Walrabenstein

    My girls love mealy worm.

  • Crystal Abel

    I would love my girls to try the Dried Chubby Superworm! Thanks!

  • Norma Swartz

    My hens would enjoy them as “potluck”–some of everything!

  • Trisha Tate

    Love the post title =) Hahaha, my girls would love!

  • Ned Night

    I would love to try these products. I love to treat my girls and rooster to goodies. When I go out with a bucket of treats they always come running. I had never heard of this company before. Thanks for the info.

  • Ashley Hembree

    My girls and Talmo would love the Superworms!! 😀

  • I have 11 girls and 2 boys who would love this!

  • Kim Collins Hunt

    I would love to try the pupae. Look gross, but I’m sure my girls would love them. Love Chubby Mealworms!

  • Kate Glaze

    Thank you for the giveaway!! I know the hens would love the giant meal worms. They love the ones we get at the feed store. The bigger the better

  • Mets Suárez Salazar

    Thanks for hosting this give-away! My girls & rooster would love some of the Chubby Superworms!

  • Robert Baumgartner

    Thanks for having the give away. My chickens loved those chubby superworms. I truer them last month

  • Melissa Peterson

    My girls would love to win this wonderful prize package!

  • Laura

    Id love for my 14 to be able to try the chubby dried ones. Loved watching the video, reminds me of my girls.

  • Liz

    My girls LOVE mealworms, I swear they can hear the bag rustle from a mile away! They have never tried silkworm pupae though, how cool!

  • anna

    I desperately want the meal worm toy but my flock would love the meal worms

  • Dar Bona

    My girls love everything, but they haven’t tried the superworms… not yet. 🙂

  • Chicky would love the Dried Chubby Superworms!

  • Carol Alley

    thanks for the awesome giveaway sure hope I win 🙂

  • Julie Waldron

    They’d like the Freeze Dried Chubby Mealworms.

  • Susan Johnson

    I would love them to try the freeze dried silk worm pupae

  • Heidi Nawrocki

    The silk worm pupae look awesome!

    Thanks for your talk at the Mother Earth News Fair today!

  • Darlene Owen

    I’m sure they would love the mealworms

  • Anne Perry

    My hens would love to try the “potluck”.

  • Wendy Browne

    The pupae look interesting.

  • Leela

    The mealworms.

  • Renee Rousseau

    I have never tried the Dried Chubby Silkworm Pupae so that would be my first choice.

  • Holly

    The Freeze Dried Mealworms would be the first thing that my flock would love to try!

  • Julie

    The mealworms ..My girls are all about those:)