facebook_pixel

Move Over Pineapple

Live Longer April 5, 2017

Move over pineapple Cricket

There’s a new hated pizza topping in town – insects

“The whole perception of creepy crawlies on food was a bit too much for people. We’re waiting for it to grow in popularity and then we might have another look at it,” Davies said from Hell Pizza. 

Yet the idea of insects as a valuable addition to diets in the developed world is increasingly up for discussion, and could unlock a potential multi-billion dollar potential industry in New Zealand.

The UN estimates that insects are part of the traditional diets of at least two billion people, and there has been a steady rise in popularity of edible insects and insect-based products in the Western world…

Read More