Lab-Grown Larvae Could Help Save The Environment

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CBS 13 Feature Story on Biomiltus, an upcycling agriculture business based at UC Davis

By Marissa Perlman for CBS (KOVR Sacramento) on September 26, 2019

"From waste to want, a new company in Davis is buzzing for breeding bugs. They say it’s the future of the agriculture industry.

They’re taking waste created from farms around California and recycling it. Soon, their product could be found in your home. The black soldier fly is turning into big business at UC Davis. Biomiltus is turning waste from the flies into oil for your car and protein for your pets.

When you enter the Biomilitus home on the UC Davis campus, bring an open mind and leave your fly swatter at home."

Read the full story at CBS News