Better Origin X1 on farm / Pic: Better Origin

Insect farm uses artificial intelligence to promote food security

By Natasha Spencer

UK-based insect mini-farm innovator, Better Origin, uses artificial intelligence (AI) technology to convert local food waste into high-quality animal feed in the form of insect larvae. It aims to help the food industry achieve its net-zero targets, create...

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Campaigners demand pesticides crack down

By Oliver Morrison

Anti-pesticide groups want synthetic pesticides phased out by 2035 over fears that biodiversity, crucial to food production, is under threat.

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Keeping grounded: Cricket flour best for insect innovation

By Niamh Michail

Europeans are warming to the idea of eating insects - but the interest in nutritious, non-wheat flour combined with 'the ick factor' means means using ground crickets in baked goods is the safest bet, according to Mintel.


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