Insects As Feed In the EU

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The European Union revised its regulations to allow insects as feed for aquaculture. Insect protein producers are celebrating the new market but continue to push for further acceptance. The next target is regulations on feed for poultry and pigs. Wild poultry will consume insects as a substantial part of their diet. Pigs are noted for rooting in the soil eating plant roots and soil insects. Insects are a natural part of the diet of these animals. Does it make sense to forbid…

Source: Living With Insects Blog

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