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Thirteen Week Streak - Week Eleven: Entomophagy and Other Pastimes

There’s a girl I know from high school who likes to eat bugs. No, that’s not true. She LOVES to eat bugs. Doesn’t matter what kind — spiders, flies, scorpions — she’ll eat them until they’re coming out of her nose (sometimes literally. 473 more words

Flash Fiction

Pick and mix 10 – ten more links to look at

Links to things I thought interesting

Why conservation needs to work around people’s values

If you ever wondered why so many plants have wort in their name. 125 more words


Buzzworthy: A new blog series on edible insects, agricultural development and food security

Have you heard the buzz about entomophagy, the practice of eating insects? It’s more common than you might think. Two billion people around the world consume insects as a regular part of their diet. 275 more words


The joint is jumping!

We’ve had a busy couple of weeks at Planet Grub…after a much-needed vacation camping in the Adirondacks, we started working on new flavors and perfecting some recipes. 118 more words


Invasion of the Crickets - Yummy Ones!

Planet Grub made its debut at the Troy Waterfront Farmer’s Market! We’ve partnered up with our friends at Thunder Mountain Curry and are serving our Sriracha Ginger Lime Crickets as an optional topping for their made-to-order Pad Thai or on their own, and selling our CrickaBark, Crickatoffee, and CrickaBrittle in 10g bags – a perfect size for a tasty treat. 61 more words


Why Not Bugs?

About a month ago Mike G. and I sat at my kitchen table, munching absentmindedly on some roasted chickpeas I had recently found in our local grocery store. 343 more words