Tag: insects

At ‘Pestaurant,’ Grasshopper Burgers Win Over Eaters Who Say ‘Yuck’

At ‘Pestaurant,’ Grasshopper Burgers Win Over Eaters Who Say ‘Yuck’

| June 5, 2014 | 0 Comments

A pest control company and a venerable Washington, D.C., grill teamed up to offer gourmet bugs to anyone who’d try them. The selection included roasted crickets, spiced mealworms and ant lollipops.

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Fighting Bugs with Bugs: Hatching a Solution for Troubled Trees

Fighting Bugs with Bugs: Hatching a Solution for Troubled Trees

| May 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Asian citrus psyllid is a tiny bug that spreads a devastating tree disease. Pesticides can’t always control it, so California farmers have turned to a different solution: another bug.

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These Pictures Might Tempt You To Eat Bugs

These Pictures Might Tempt You To Eat Bugs

| July 18, 2013 | 2 Comments

“Presentation is everything,” says David George Gordon. In his revised Eat-A-Bug cookbook, the author offers recipes designed to please the palate and tempt the eyes. Insect “food porn” has arrived.

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