THE BLACK SOLDIER FLY LARVAE: ONE OF NATURE’S GREATEST CREATIONS
|Our tasty dog food leverages the power of the BLACK SOLDIER FLY, also known as Hermetia Illucens. This incredible insect offers all the benefits of animal protein, but without the burden to the planet when producing it.|
CURRENT PET FOOD IMPACT ON THE ENVIRONMENT
- Pet food is responsible for 25% 2 of the environmental impacts of meat production in terms of land, water, fossil fuel, phosphate and pesticide usage.
- Current brands are not offering pet food made from sustainable protein sources, leaving a growing and pressing environmental problem unsolved
FOOD WASTE IS A CATASTROPHIC CRISIS
- 1.3 billion tons of consumable food is wasted globally each year according to the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) of the United Nations, equal to 33% of all food. Most of this waste is deposited into landfills and becomes a significant source of methane a potent pollutant with up to 30x the greenhouse effect of carbon dioxide.
- Food waste, encompassing the natural resources, water, land, labor, and transportation encompassed in its production, represents the very epitome of waste.
OTHER INCREDIBLE FACTS:
Protein per kg: 350g (approximately 35% protein, 26% fat, 8% minerals, 7% fiber, 4000 cal/kg)
High quality amino acid profile
Fantastic source of calcium, potassium, zinc, iodine, iron, manganese, lauric acid, Omega 6
50x more calcium than cricket
A SOLUTION WE CAN COUNT ON FOR A REGENERATIVE FUTURE