Fasting, i.e. depriving the animals of food prior to harvesting, has been practised in the production of house crickets (Acheta domesticus
). However, the effectiveness of this method in reducing microbial loads is still unclear. In addition, there may be costs of fasting to the organism, which...
Author(s) : Vossen, L. E.; Roman, E.; Jansson, A.
Publisher : Wageningen Academic Publishers, Wageningen, Netherlands
Journal article : Journal of Insects as Food and Feed 2022 Vol.8 No.1 pp.5-8 ref.25