Entomophagy: Edible Insects and the Future of Food
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Entomophagy: Edible Insects and the Future of Food
Insects as a protein alternative and solution to our world's food crisis.
Curated by Ana C. Day
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Butterflies in Your Stomach

Butterflies in Your Stomach | Entomophagy: Edible Insects and the Future of Food | Scoop.it

The nascent entomophagy movement — barbecue-flavored roasted mealworms, cookies baked from cricket flour — has gotten some recent (sorry) buzz on campus.

Insects, a traditional snack of Asia, Africa and Mexico, are high in calcium, iron and zinc and are a more sustainable protein than livestock (less water, food, land and greenhouse gas emissions, according to a 2013 United Nations report).

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Manger des insectes : pourquoi pas vous?

Manger des insectes : pourquoi pas vous? | Entomophagy: Edible Insects and the Future of Food | Scoop.it

InsectesComestibles.fr est la première boutique en ligne à vous proposer des insectes d’origine française et thailandaise. Retrouvez tout cela dans notre boutique insolite et n’hésitez pas à faire un cadeaux...


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