Should we be eating insects?

Should we be eating insects?

Insects could be more nutritious, readily available and environmentally friendly than most other foods.

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Key Facts In This Video

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    It takes significantly more effort to farm agriculture than it would to farm crickets. (0:46)

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    For every 100 grams of spinach, 50 small bugs are allowed. (1:32)

  • 3

    In the Congo, families eat as much as 96 tons of caterpillars every year. (1:58)

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