How Entomophagy Works

Entomophagy: Cheat Sheet

Stuff you need to know:

  • If you're into insects for dinner, check out the beetle. There are almost 350 edible beetle varieties alone.
  • In South America, arthropods are commonly eaten, with tarantulas and scorpions even making the menu.
  • The reason that insects are a taboo in Europe and other Western countries is because of their reliance on farming. For a farmer, insects are the enemy.

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