Cafeteria-Type Feeding of Chickens Indicates a Preference for Insect (Tenebrio molitor) Larvae Meal
Marcos Antonio Nascimento Filho 1, Raquel Tatiane Pereira 1, Ana Beatriz Santos de Oliveira 1, Diana Suckeveris 1, Alvaro Mario Burin Junior 1, Thiago de Araújo Mastrangelo 2, Diego Vicente da Costa 3 and José Fernando Machado Menten 1.
1. IntroductionThe use of insects in animal nutrition is a promising alternative in order to obtain a sustainable protein source to feed the world. Considering the current challenges of overpopulation and feed supply for animals and humans, new feed ingredients are needed to provide a secure food production chain in the future .Edible insects have been shown to be highly nutritious and healthy ...