An article headline in Mother Jones screams “The Secret to Better Burgers? Lots of Flies.” The main illustration shows a cow with a fly on its tongue. I think, what? The last time we tried feeding meat to cattle in the UK, the result was mad cow disease. So I actually read the article, and there’s almost nothing in there about feeding insects to cattle, although cattle and pigs make a compulsory appearance to show how wasteful it is using animals to convert perfectly edible food into meat. Instead, the piece is just warmed up soldier fly leftovers.Also at:
And the way it presents itself on Twitter is equally misleading itself.