Our planet’s resources are not infinite - on the contrary, in Germany the Earth's overshoot day 2022 was already reached on May 04. It is urgently necessary that we manage natural resources more sustainably. A good example is the breeding of insects as an alternative source of nutrients. Here, large quantities of essential raw materials can be saved and relatively little agricultural land is required.
The European insect sector has gathered momentum: Numerous start-ups are developing innovative ideas and concepts to make good use of the potential of insects. We present the most important developments and report on the current legal situation - in the EU and in Germany.