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Eating Crickets in Moab

Post by  Cricket Jedi May 17, 2017
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Eating insects is easy: start with crickets! Entomophagy: the practice of eating insects Utah was put on the map when our founder Pat Crowley pitched edible cricket flour as an alternative protein source. This disrupted previously well-defined relationships in the food industry. Eklecticafe in Moab quickly became one...

What Happens When Consumers See “cricket flour” On A Label?

Post by  Guest Author May 15, 2017
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Cricket Flour on a Label? The Outcome Is Not What You Would Expect: What happens when Western food marketers blend novel food items, such as insect protein, with more commonly accepted ingredients? A recent study suggests that may be an effective strategy. Researchers from the...

What happens when Western food marketers blend novel food items, such as insect protein, with more commonly accepted ingredients? A recent study suggests that may be an effective strategy.   Researchers from the Division of Human Nutrition at the Wageningen University in The Netherlands recently...