Essays about: "edible insects"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 12 essays containing the words edible insects.

  1. 1. Villaträdgårdarnas bidrag till biologisk mångfald i Malmö : nuläge och framtida möjligheter, med Rostorp som exempel

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Landscape Architecture, Planning and Management (from 130101)

    Author : Johanna Kristina Lassvik; [2022]
    Keywords : grönyta; trädgårdar; miljömål; Malmö Stad; Rostorp;

    Abstract : Malmös villaträdgårdar kan få en viktig roll för en bibehållen och/eller ökad biologisk mångfald när staden förtätas i framtiden och mosaiken av små grönområden riskerar att försvinna. Rostorps egnahemsområde i Malmö har en koncentrerad artrikedom av växter på relativt små ytor som man inte ofta stöter på ens i kommunala parker i Malmö. READ MORE

  2. 2. What influences the Swedish opinions on entomophagy

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för samhällsstudier (SS)

    Author : Carl-Philip Andersson; [2020]
    Keywords : Edible insects; Entomophagy; Theory of Planned Behaviour; Sustainability; Food resources; Climate change; Novel foods.;

    Abstract : This study is an introduction of the learning of key aspects affecting Swedish people’s acceptance of edible insects, in Växjö and Gothenburg. The study aims to assess the attitudes of people towards edible insects. Public general knowledge about edible insects as well as their perception about benefits that comes with insects is explored. READ MORE

  3. 3. The buzzing future of food: Opportunities and barriers for Denmark to normalize insects as a sustainable meat alternative

    University essay from Lunds universitet/LUCSUS

    Author : Selja Snorradottir; [2019]
    Keywords : edible insects; meat alternative; integral theory; barriers; opportunities; sustainability science; Denmark; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Insects have been recommended by the FAO as a sustainable food alternative to meat. Despite their nutritional quality and sustainability, most Western countries still see insects as belonging far away from the dinner table. Although still a niche market, Denmark has been at the forefront of innovation and adoption of edible insects. READ MORE

  4. 4. Are edible insects the new black? An exploratory study assessing Danish children’s perception of edible insects

    University essay from Lunds universitet/LUCSUS

    Author : Anita Geertsen; [2019]
    Keywords : Edible insects; entomophagy; adolescents; perceptions; meat alternative; barriers to adoption; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : The consumption and production of livestock have a negative impact on the environment and climate. In many Western countries, the consumption is particularly high and it is expected to increase globally. This increase will lead to further pressure on already stressed planetary boundaries. READ MORE

  5. 5. How do edible insects fly among Swedish consumers? : Exploring consumers’ evaluation of edible insects as a meat substitute

    University essay from Högskolan i Jönköping/IHH, Företagsekonomi; Högskolan i Jönköping/IHH, Företagsekonomi

    Author : Hanna Johansson; Johanna Gustafsson; [2018]
    Keywords : Edible insects; Postmodernism; Environmental identity; Green consumerism; Meat substitutes; Flexitarian; Vegetarian;

    Abstract : Purpose: The purpose of this qualitative research paper was to explore how consumers with an environmental identity evaluate new, environmentally friendly substitutes for meat, with edible insects given as an example. Problem: An increasing number of Swedish consumers show an overall negative attitude towards consuming meat, mainly due to environmental concerns, and express this by identifying themselves as vegetarians or flexitarian. READ MORE