Monthly Archives: November 2013

Why don’t farmers use locally-available feed resources? Some IPMS reflections for Tanzania

Originally posted on LIVES-Ethiopia:
In a visit LIVES team made to Tanzania, we came across a farming system which included crops and livestock components: rice, sunflower, dairy and meat cattle. There are also sunflower oil processors and rice mills in…

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Insects could be the future of food

Originally posted on Science on the Land:
In many cultures, insects are delicacies. Mostly people are eating beetles (Coleoptera) and caterpillars (Lepidoptera). People also eat bees, wasps and ants (Hymenoptera), cicadas (Hemiptera), locusts and crickets (Orthoptera), dragonflies (Odonata) and flies…

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