The base of all insect breeding activities from hobby to large scale production with 1000 tons output per year is the reproduction of the animals and the efficiency in egg production and hatching. This , in most cases is the bottleneck regarding effort, costs and needed manpower in all breeding activities.

Health management of the brood stock and the whole production as well as minimizing the infection risks and finally the quality management per se are most important cornerstones of insect mass production.