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Mealworm Allergy: Reduce Your Risk

As with other common contact allergens (such as cat dander), the potential risk of developing an allergic response to your mealworm colony is minimized by reducing immediate contact and the amount of exposure to the worms.  423 more words


Would you eat a bug?

Image credit: Jiminy Cricket by Prince Roy, on Flickr. CC BY 2.0.

Recently I was reading an issue of O, The Oprah Magazine (don’t judge) that contained an article discussing… 394 more words

Review: Chapul Aztec Bar

When I began reading about entomophagy, Chapul popped up as one of the only companies producing commercially available insect foods. Founded in Utah in 2011 by Pat Crowley, Chapul was created with the goal of producing nutritious energy bars made with cricket flour – a protein source that is dramatically less resource intensive than other commonly farmed livestock. 233 more words



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Canadian Entomophagy Conference

Entomophagy Conference: August 26-28 2014 in Montreal, Canada.

Eating Innovation: The Art, Culture, Science & Business of Entomophagy.
Montréal Space for Life
August 26–28, 2014… 12 more words


The future of flour

As much as I was dreading using it at the beginning of the semester, I’ve enjoyed using Twitter for this class as well as personally. One of the things I like about it is that it has become my go-to for quick science news. 421 more words


Deviled Eggs with Crickets Recipe

Add crickets to your favorite deviled eggs recipe. Great for holiday parties and picnics.

  • 6 Hard Boiled Eggs
  • 2 T Mayonnaise
  • 1 T Sriracha Sauce…
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