MEDIA

Morrisons ditches soya for insects in chicken feed to hatch carbon neutral eggs

Morrisons ditches soya for insects in chicken feed to hatch carbon neutral eggs

Automated farms in shipping containers will produce the insects fed on supermarket waste
Read More
Better Origin, which turns flies into food for chickens, raises $3M from… Fly Ventures

Better Origin, which turns flies into food for chickens, raises $3M from… Fly Ventures

It turns out, where there are flies, there’s brass. Better Origin is a startup that converts...
Read More
Grub’s up: why maggot meals are a hit on one UK chicken farm

Grub’s up: why maggot meals are a hit on one UK chicken farm

Birds greet their food with ‘scratch dances’ and productivity is up. Could insects be an...
Read More
Millions Of Insects On The Chicken Farm

Millions Of Insects On The Chicken Farm

Tech is becoming more and more integrated into agriculture. It can help to precisely control...
Read More
Better Origin awarded government cash to scale insect processing tech

Better Origin awarded government cash to scale insect processing tech

Cambridge startup Better Origin has earned £1.1 million of a £10m haul from the UK...
Read More
Why eating insects is about to become big business

Why eating insects is about to become big business

Edible bugs, now taking off in the west, offer environmental and nutritional benefits.
Read More
A Bond-inspired identity for the world’s first AI-powered insect mini-farm

A Bond-inspired identity for the world’s first AI-powered insect mini-farm

Ascend Studio has branded a Cambridge-based biotech company which hopes to reduce waste in the...
Read More
Three Greentech Startups To Watch In 2020 And Beyond: Bringing Innovative Solutions To Food Waste

Three Greentech Startups To Watch In 2020 And Beyond: Bringing Innovative Solutions To Food Waste

Few industries are as inefficient and exploitative as the food industry. The ferocious demand to...
Read More
Grow your own insects: Better Origin launches miniature farm concept for poultry sector

Grow your own insects: Better Origin launches miniature farm concept for poultry sector

Poultry producers can now grow their own waste-fed insects for use in feed, following the...
Read More
Switching soy for live insects to feed UK chickens could help produce carbon-neutral free-range eggs

Switching soy for live insects to feed UK chickens could help produce carbon-neutral free-range eggs

British poultry are normally fed soy grown on deforested land, but an environment-friendly alternative is...
Read More
The insect solution to soy

The insect solution to soy

On a poultry farm in Cambridgeshire lies a grey container: were it not for the...
Read More
Distributed mini-farms and carbon-neutral eggs: The next phase of Black Soldier Fly farming

Distributed mini-farms and carbon-neutral eggs: The next phase of Black Soldier Fly farming

Last summer at a research lab on the outskirts of Cambridge, UK, I nervously rolled...
Read More
Tech startup Better Origin launches AI insect farm to convert waste into feed

Tech startup Better Origin launches AI insect farm to convert waste into feed

Cambridge-based tech startup Better Origin has launched what it is calling the world’s first AI-powered...
Read More
Govt backs use of insects in poultry feed with funding

Govt backs use of insects in poultry feed with funding

Funding totalling more than £571,000 has been allocated to a Cambridge business that is leading...
Read More
Stopping the rot: Meet the waste warriors

Stopping the rot: Meet the waste warriors

How much food do you throw away? If you're a typical Brit, you probably think...
Read More