Insect Farming

Jul 19 2012 @ 8:36pm

Greg Beato wonders whether it can scale up:

[W]ho is best positioned to make the green, sustainable, cruelty-free promise of large-scale insect farming a reality? To augment 2050’s food supply in a significant way, to have a real impact on greenhouse gas emissions, an industry that essentially doesn’t exist today will need to figure out how to produce hundreds of billions of pounds of insect meat per year in just three and a half decades.

The Dish has covered insect edibles before.