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EU's booming insect market requires collaboration to grow

Insect meal has enormous potential for animal feed, but further investment, research and regulations are needed if it's to become a truly viable protein alternative.
Europe has made huge progress breeding insects for animal feed but uptake remains nascent, partly because production hasn't reached critical mass and partly because of numerous regulatory hurdles. But, experts believe a science-driven collaborative push from industry and government might be all that's needed to mainstream insects.
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ADM to buy remaining stake in Gleadell from InVivo

New company, ADM Agriculture Ltd., will strengthen presence in UK
Archer Daniels Midland Co. (ADM) said will purchase the remaining 50 percent stake in British grain merchant Gleadell that it doesn’t already own from French farming co-operative InVivo.
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Firefighter dies in explosion at Iowa ADM plant

A grain bin fire resulted in an explosion at the ADM plant in Clinton, Iowa, killing one and seriously injuring another.
One person is dead and another seriously injured after a grain bin fire resulted in an explosion Saturday morning at an ADM plant in Clinton, Iowa.
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