The Canadian agriculture sector continues to develop innovative ways to meet the demand for more sustainably grown food. Today, Francis Drouin, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food, announced on behalf of the Honourable Marie-Claude Bibeau, an investment of up to $8.5 million for Aspire to support the building of a commercial facility to produce cricket protein.
Francis Drouin, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food, announced on behalf of the Honourable Marie-Claude Bibeau, an investment in Aspire of up to $8.5 million under the AgriInnovate Program.
Aspire is pleased to support the advancement of insect agriculture through its sponsorship of the Educational Leadership Chair in the Production and Primary Processing of Edible Insects at Université Laval
The North American Coalition for Insect Agriculture and Aspire Food Group are pleased to launch the largest publicly available consumer acceptance research about insects as food. The research, conducted in 2020 by the Hartman Group, casts light on total addressable market, consumer profiles for those who have tried insects, or who are open to it, as well as insights about what types of food products could best reach these eaters.