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on February 15, 2019

Nascent insect-based pet food industry eyes ecology

Insect farms should be wary of potential environmental effects of escapees, as well as the sustainability of feed and housing, said scientists.

Ecologists suggested that insect farms focus on developing ideal sustainability practices before the insect-based pet food ingredient industry grows too large to change easily. Meanwhile, arthropod agriculturalists aim to achieve just that at Ϋnsect’s fully automated pilot plant in France, where the company produces protein and oil from mealworms (…

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