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Source: benmenting

Maggots May Offer Missing Link Between Food And Waste

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Maggots may be a game-changer when it comes to putting restaurant waste to good use while also reducing the demand on ocean fishing. One company in West Australia has found an interesting use for fly pupae in the restaurant industry that has nothing to do with health department complaints. Before you start cringing, check this out: Future Green Solutions is using maggots to break down food waste from restaurants, and in turn using the larvae as food for fish being raised in aquaponics arrays.