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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.
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Entomophagie : La cuisine d'Aminou

Entomophagie : La cuisine d'Aminou | Entomophagy: Edible Insects and the Future of Food | Scoop.it
L’Orage nous avait tous surpris la nuit précédant ce jour de juillet. De puissantes trombes d’eau s’étaient abattues sur le village d’Amakpape au Togo. Quand l’orage s’atténua, des centaines de ter...

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Edible Insects | Alpha Ecological bug ...

Edible Insects | Alpha Ecological bug ... | Entomophagy: Edible Insects and the Future of Food | Scoop.it
Eating Bugs Isn’t as Strange as You Might Think
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entomophagy, eating insects, eating bugs, bugs, insects, food, bugs as food

entomophagy, eating insects, eating bugs, bugs, insects, food, bugs as food | Entomophagy: Edible Insects and the Future of Food | Scoop.it
insects for dinner, why do we not eat insects.
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Entomophagy is the concept and practice of eating insects.
The idea of eating insects is not a new ideology.
Read more at http://chadpeterson.org/featured/entomophagy-insects-for-dinner/#vD57CI24uwEkYfgQ.99

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Scientists in Kenya develop insect based food to fight malnutrition

Researchers in Kenya have developed nutrient dense food designed to combat childhood malnutrition in western Kenya. The food dubbed WINFOOD has been developed using edible winged termites according...
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Edible insects will replace meat as standard fare says researchers

Edible insects will replace meat as standard fare says researchers | Entomophagy: Edible Insects and the Future of Food | Scoop.it
DUTCH student Walinka van Tol inspects the worm protruding from a half-eaten chocolate praline she's holding, steels herself with a shrug, then pops it into her mouth.
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According to professor Van Huis, about 500 types of insects are eaten in Mexico, 250 in Africa and 180 in China and other parts of Asia - mostly they are a delicacy.

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Easy food crisis solution: Bugs and seaweed

Easy food crisis solution: Bugs and seaweed | Entomophagy: Edible Insects and the Future of Food | Scoop.it
Much of the conversation about how to solve the coming food crisis avoids the issue of broadening our appetites.
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