Eat Insects! From biblical plague to modern superfood

  • Wednesday, July 03, 2019
    11:30 - 11:50
    Add to Calendar 2019-07-03 11:30:00 2019-07-03 11:50:00 Eat Insects! From biblical plague to modern superfood Basecamp of Inspiration, B4.10 Ispo.com Europe/Berlin public
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    Munich Trade Fair Center, Hall B4, Basecamp of Inspiration, B4.10
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    English
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The consumption of livestock-based products continues to grow. Livestock requires vast amounts of natural resources and is a major contributor to anthropogenic climate change. Insects are a promising alternative as they provide high-quality nutrients while only consuming a fraction of the land, feed, and water. However, getting insect on the Western plate requires to overcome strong cultural taboos. The story of “SWARM Protein” begins with a motorcycle trip to South-east Asia and describes the process of building a brand that convinces consumers to take a bite of the future of food. SWARM is working hard to make eating insects the new normal.