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Insects Are Mico-Livestock

by | 2nd, June 2008

THE spiders walked in two by two, hurrah – hurrah:

Researchers from Ohio State University have described insects as “micro-livestock”, while the UN Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) earlier this year held a special conference on their benefits…

Insects are the most valuable, underused and delicious animals in the world,” says David George Gordon, a Seattle-based naturalist and author. The West “is one the few cultures” that doesn’t eat them, he adds. “Maybe we are the weirdos.”


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