Fly larvae and mealworms are easy to breed and can be fed with organic waste. One particular focus is on the larvae of the black soldier fly, the ability of which to transform organic waste into high-quality protein has led to it being called the 'queen of waste transformation’.
Bühler Insect Technology Solutions is a major partnership with Protix, one of the most advanced insect-rearing companies in the world with more than a decade of experience. The partnership will provide industrial-scale solutions for rearing and processing insects for food and animal feed customers around the world. The focus will be on feedstock processing, larvae rearing and processing, separating and extracting proteins and lipids, and the production of optimum quality insect ingredients.