Approval of insects for poultry feed

24. November 2017

Method of authorizing insect food for poultry

Yesterday, the IPIFF conference was opened in Brussels by the European Commissioner for Health and Food Safety. After enacting legislation on the use of insect proteins in aquaculture in July, the next step is to expand the approval to poultry feed. The European Commission has set 2019 as the target year for it. Motivation for this interest and for the general focus on insects is the growing demand for high quality animal proteins.
And here Reinartz “comes into play”: In a sophisticated process we achieve an impressive high protein content from dried fly larvae press cake with our highly efficient screw presses.

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