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April 04, 2004

Bon Appetit:

Bug_eating_1 Barbecue aux insectes (Click for more)

“…In "ISAN" area markets, it is possible to eat bugs like scorpions, grasshoppers, larva, beetles and even sometimes dogs. These days, farmers are making more by harvesting lice than rice. Now Bangkok residents also appreciate eating bugs. Canned grasshoppers, locusts, water beetles, crickets, silkworm pupae and ant eggs are available at the supermarket. Bangkok residents think of bugs as a healthy, low-calorie treat.”

scorpion skewers in Beijing

“Taste Like Chicken” - Teaching kids about Entomophagy

How many insect fragments per 100 grams will the FDA allow, (From the old “Brunching”), and Acceptable amount of insect parts in foods from Dr. Irene

Diet of worms can cure bowel disease

Insects and reptiles on the menu

Many more Links about Eating Insects here.

April 4, 2004 in Entomophagy (Insect Eating) | Permalink


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Posted by: meehawl at Apr 16, 2004 10:11:38 PM

i would like to know do you know where i can buy a can of insects with a money order because i went to a place called TCO thai and they only took credit and debit cards (something i dont have),so if you do find a canned,cooked,bug selling place that takes money orders please let me know.thank-you.!

Posted by: naa at Oct 25, 2004 1:32:11 PM