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How insects can help reduce food waste
Episode 474th June 2022 • Farmer's Inside Track • Food For Mzansi
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We’ve all heard the buzz about the black soldier fly that has the ability to transform organic waste into high-quality protein and fertilizer.

 Besides being an alternative and smart farming method for farmers, these new innovations aid in the global climate crises, mitigating food insecurity and ultimately dealing with our food waste and that’s the focus of this week’s edition.


This week we are joined by Professor Abdullahi Yusuf, researcher working in the Social Insects Research Group also known as the Bee Group at the department of Zoology and Entomology at the University of Pretoria.