TITLE

Insects as animal feed

PUB. DATE
March 2014
SOURCE
Food Manufacture;Mar2014, Vol. 89 Issue 3, p31
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the European Commission-funded PROteINSECT research project which explores the potential of farming insects for animal feed to use less land and water than conventional feed and help with food waste management.
ACCESSION #
94750992

 

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