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Can tiny livestock solve big hunger?

By Carin Tunney

Entomo Farms in Ontario raises its livestock in what are called cricket condos. Image: Jarrod Goldin
Entomo Farms in Ontario raises its livestock in what are called cricket condos. Image: Jarrod Goldin

The Great Lakes region is expanding efforts to meet the demands of a looming global food scarcity crisis.

The problem: It’s hard to convince people to eat bugs.

The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) estimates the world’s population will grow to 9 billion by 2050. And it will take a big increase in food production to feed all those people. Continue reading Can tiny livestock solve big hunger?