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CSIRO boosting waste-munching potential of insects

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In brief: A CSIRO start-up, Goterra, plan to use insects to consume food waste.

The researchers are current looking for ideal conditions that encourage flies to mate in the hopes of increasing the numbers of insects involved in compost production.

The startup will next look at which native Australian insects are the best nutritional choices for humans to eat.

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