Dutch insect farm gears up for growth as demand rises

Dutch insect farm gears up for growth as demand rises

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A startup no more: Protix launches full-scale operations with plans to build additional insect farms

Although some may regard insect meal as the realm of startups, Protix has already transitioned to full-scale commercial operations. The company opened its largest facility, a 15,000 square-foot factory in Bergen op Zoom, last month, and Aarts said plans for further expansion are underway in anticipation of a growing consumer demand.