The Bitter Taste of Bug Consumption: Why the Trend Needs to Be Squashed

The Bitter Taste of Bug Consumption: Why the Trend Needs to Be Squashed

Recently, a trend has been emerging worldwide: the rise of bug consumption. Supporters claim it’s an option for protein. Under the eco-friendly surface, there are several reasons why eating bugs is not as appealing as it seems. Let’s start with the environmental benefits argument. While insects do require more resources to raise than livestock, the…