Mealworm supply needs to grow for cat, dog food market
Although the technology exists, there are still not enough insect farms to meet demand from the dog and cat food industry.
In the European Union, the use of insects in pet foods faces one of the same barriers as in the United States and the rest of the world: lack of large-scale, consistent supply. One French company, Ynsect, aims to change that by producing enough yellow mealworms (Tenebrio molitor…
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