eating grasshopers?


Our new paper:Exploiting a pest insect species Sphenarium purpurascens for human consumption: ecological, social, and economic repercussions is out in the first issue of the Journal of Insects as Food and Feed.

In this paper we developed a model of sustainable exploitation for pest insect and explore the potential benefits to humans in different areas, like health/nutrition, economic and even climate change!

Contact me if you would like a copy of the paper!

The picture above is by Rene Cerritos the main author of this paper.

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