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Herb Feeding Edible Insects: Compilation Video! None
Watch the video to show you how to flavor bugs

What's the most exciting thing about edible insects? Herb feeding! What am I talking about? Lots of bugs, if you feed them various herbs, will end up tasting like those herbs!

Sounds like b*11sh!t, right? I know, I thought so too. That'...

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Cricket Powder Recipes: Cricket Salt None

This cricket salt is actually more of like a Cricket Spice, due to the plethora of other ingredients. It is easy to make, and I like to use it anywhere I might otherwise use something like paprika. Just remember to reduce the amount of salt you...

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Where to Eat Bugs in Bangkok None
The best and worst places to eat edible insects in Thailand's capital

Bangkok, Thailand, is arguably the best place in the world to get edible insects. I'm biased, of course, because I spend several months a year in Bangkok and love the city. But also, I live in a completely ordinary Bangkok neighborhood, and wit...

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Edible Insects Recipe: Crickety Banana Bread None

Chirps is on a mission to get people excited about eating bugs and build a sustainable food system around insect protein. When they first started Chirps, many people told them to hide the fact that their foods have insects in them, and to just ...

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Stop Equating Edible Insects With the Apocalypse None
Associating food that's normal in most parts of the world with the apocalypse is not funny; it's bigoted and offensive

English-language media, please stop saying you are eating bugs to prepare for the apocalypse. It's not original, even less funny, and most of all, highly offensive. Edible insects may strike us in the English-speaking world as "bizarre food" or...

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The Best Edible Insect Cookbooks None
From a beginner in bugs, to an entomophagy expert, we'll getcha eating good

The Western world is finally awakening to what most of the world already knows: edible insects are delicious and nutritious! Ever since the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations released its report in 2013, US Americans and Eu...

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Edible Insects Recipe: Mashed Potatoes with Cricket Gravy None

For US Americans, a heaping steaming serving of mashed potatoes and gravy is an essential comfort food, especially around the chilly holiday season. I used to think that making good gravy was a time-consuming process, the last task at the end o...

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