Why is a Sustainable diet important? And how can insects play a role in achieving sustainability.

Why is a Sustainable diet important? And how can insects play a role in achieving sustainability

“Sustainable diets are those diets with low environmental impacts which contribute to food and nutrition security and to healthy life for present and future generations. Sustainable diets are protective and respectful of biodiversity and ecosystems, culturally accepted, accessible, economically fair and affordable; nutritional adequate, safe and healthy; while optimizing natural”. (FAO, 2010b)  With the Earth’s […]

The ecological impact of our products

When considering the overall ecological impact of a product you must consider the whole lifecycle of the product. This is everything from the growing of the raw ingredients, transporting the ingredients, manufacturing the product, packaging the product, transporting the product to the consumer and finally disposing of the packaging of the product. At Northern Hound, […]

Super Protein – Nutritional Information of Crickets & Black Soldier Fly Larvae (BSFL)

Insects have been described as a “super protein” and rightfully so, they are very high in protein, amino acids, fatty acids, vitamins and trace mineral. Our blend of crickets and black soldier fly larvae (BSFL) proteins is a completion protein source rich in minerals and vitamins such as: iron, zinc, copper, magnesium, selenium, biotin and […]