Children are happy to eat insect bolognese to save the plant, UWE researchers discover

Researchers from UWE made the 'surprising' discovery

Children and teenagers are open to the idea of eating school dinners made from insects.

That’s the surprising conclusion of a study from researchers at the University of the West of England in Bristol.

UWE’s senior lecturer in education, Dr Verity Jones, led a research project that gave school children in Wales the choice of eating their regular school dinners, or meals made using insect protein substitute...
source: Bristol Post

2020-02-25 18:26
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