How insect meal could improve feed security in Africa

How insect meal could improve feed security in Africa

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Growing use of insect meal in animal feed could bolster agriculture and improve animal and human nutrition in Africa.

Insect meal may be a novelty in much of the world, but the emerging feed ingredient could prove key in improving animal feed security in Africa, where many residents lack access to adequate protein and other nutrients.