Select Articles by Bill Broadbent

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Edible Bugs

May 30, 2020 · 4 min read

Heady stuff, I know. I’m claiming that adding one type of food to your menu will make the world a better place. It will open up the minds of clients and begin them on a path of understanding because you engaged in the Greatest Culinary Challenge of our Lifetime!

Food Security
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Edible Bugs

Jun 6, 2020 · 4 min read

Here in the West, we consider bugs the food of the poor or to be consumed only as survival food. This is affecting the world in ways you may not be aware of.

Traditional Food Sources Abandoned Because of Our Unwarranted Cultural Fears
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Edible Bugs

Jun 3, 2020 · 5 min read

Here’s the definition of Entomophagy. The odds are that you’ll read this and then stop reading further due to unwarranted cultural fears.

Entomophagy Chefs
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Edible Bugs

Jun 9, 2020 · 5 min read

Ancient Food
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Edible Bugs

May 26, 2020 · 3 min read

The most overlooked protein source available is easy to grow at home, and it can be fed leftovers. Growing your own protein is kind of like gardening. Micro-Farming might be a better way to describe it.

Protein
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Edible Bugs

May 25, 2020 · 14 min read

The most overlooked protein source available is easy to grow at home, and it can be fed leftovers. Growing your own protein is kind of like gardening. Micro-Farming might be a better way to describe it.

Cricket Powder
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Edible Bugs

May 29, 2020 · 3 min read

Are you looking for a new green venture? Consider growing Black Soldier Fly (BSF) larvae sold as a high protein fish food. This business resolves two problems we face as our population grows by 50% over the next 50 years.

Black Soldier Fly Farm
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Edible Bugs

May 28, 2020 · 6 min read | Featured in Medium’s Food Homepage May 29, 2020

Dried Katydids are one of my favorites; they taste kind of like pistachio nuts. I can eat crickets all day, but I have to say, earthworms have not hit my palate yet. They’re kind of gross. Survival food.

Edible Hornworm
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Edible Bugs

May 26, 2020 · 4 min read

All spiders are scary looking, but the Black Widow is one of the most terrifying. One look and you know to leave it alone. It looks like it can hurt you!

Black-Widow-Spider
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Edible Bugs

May 19, 2020 · 3 min read

One day, back in 2014, my son and I were driving somewhere when he asked why, here in the United States, we don’t eat insects. I gave him what he called a Dad answer. So he began to research it.

Sam Broadbent
Medium
Edible Bugs

May 18, 2020 · 3 min read

We should be very afraid, but not of being stung. Even if you live in an area where Asian Giant Hornets live, you should have little fear of being stung. These hornets do not get aggressive with humans unless they are being disturbed. So, just walking by a few will not provoke any response.

Murder Hornets