With our BSF business calculator you can quickly validate your plans regarding commercial insect farming! These numbers give you an idea about how much you can save money or make it with Manna containers.
Please note that before reaching the maximum capacity, trial runs are needed to find the best recipe for substrate.
Organic waste: estimated capacity 9 tn / month / Manna 20ft BSF farming module
Labor: loading and unloading is average of 2-3 labor hours / ton in Manna process with professional equipment
Power consumption: average power consumption is 800W/h in warm climates
Amount of BSF eggs: roughly 30-50g/tn. Standard: 45g/tn
Price of eggs is calculated based on Manna breeding container. Standard: 0.50 $/g
Dried larvae is normally 1/3 of it’s original weight
OUTPUT ratio between larvae and fertilizer is HIGHLY dependent on the quality and moisture of the substrate!
The level of investment is contingent upon factors such as the quantity of Manna MIND units, the size and material of the module frame and insulation, the processing equipment, and the specific requirements.
For a comprehensive package including one Manna 20ft BSF farming module, along with professional processing equipment and training, the estimated price falls within the range of 12,000 to 18,000 USD.