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Singapore to commercialize insect protein in meals

The Singapore Food Agency (SFA) plans to table a draft food safety bill to approve the use of insect protein in meals. In June...

Vinh Hoan uses insect meal for pangasius feed

Vietnam’s Vinh Hoan will purchase insect protein produced at Entobel’s Vung Tau factory in 2024 under an agreement between Vinh Hoan subsidiary Feed One,...

Entobel inaugurates second insect protein plant in Vietnam

Entobel’s new insect protein plant will allow the company to produce 10,000 tons of insect meal annually. The company raised USD 33 million in...

New investor boosts Protenga’s sustainability efforts

Singapore-based insect technology startup Protenga has welcomed The Yield Lab Asia Pacific as its latest investor. “We are aligned with The Yield Lab’s mission...

Nutrition Technologies secures USD20m funding

Singapore’s Nutrition Technologies raised USD 20 million in an equity venture round led by Thailand’s PTT Ventures, Sumitomo Corp, and ING Sustainable Investments, among...

Insect protein has big role to play in feed industry

Insect protein will play a bigger role in the feed industry than in the food industry. Many cultures in Asia remain unfamiliar with or...

Insect industrialization to meet alternative protein source

Insect industrialization in Indonesia has the potential to meet the demand for alternative protein in animal feed, said Aminudi Amin, CEO of Biomagg Sinergi...

Protenga raises production, launches insect based pet food

Singapore-based ag tech company Protenga has raised USD 2 million to scale up its insect farming technology and unveil a new pet food, YumGrubs. The...

Entemol launches insect protein cat food

A Malaysian company, Entemol has launched a cat food using insect protein called ‘Tera’. Tera is branded as an eco-friendly dietary pet food, which...

Insect protein applications for human food

French insect protein company Ynsect  is looking at producing insect protein application for human food. It plans to enter the Japanese and Korean markets...

Entobel, AquaBIO5 develop insect products for aquafeed

Singapore-based Entobel has partnered with AquaBIO5 to develop functional insect-derived products with applications in aquaculture. The partnership aims to develop pathogen-free products for early-stage...

Nutrition Technologies to build first large scale insect protein factory in SEA

Singapore-based insect protein manufacturer Nutrition Technologies has launched a new factory in Iskandar Puteri, Johor, Malaysia. The company already had a facility doing R&D...

All bets on insect feed: why is it trending? 

Interest in insect feed made a splash last week with Rabobank’s latest report showing that demand for insect protein in animal feed could reach...

CPF enters insect meal race

CP Foods has signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with Chiang Mai University, to develop insect-based protein from black soldier fly. Both parties aim to...

Important to balance insect biodiversity with selective breeding programs

As genetic companies invest in improving insect breeds, Nathan Preteseille an Independent consultant and Co-founder of Asean Food and Feed Insect Association (AFFIA) explained...

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