Exciting news here! I found a much improved success rate after adding "Ground Lalafeel" to the any of the alchemy receipes. It's slightly more effective than adding "Smushed Lalafell". And as a bonus, it's also a little more sanitary. ;)
I'd highly recommend we herd them together on go live. By enlisting the help of a few gladiators I"m sure we could make some great progress while at the same time help to control the population.