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Crushed Bugs In Food
09-20-2013, 05:07 PM #1
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09-20-2013, 05:10 PM #2
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go eat some yogurt ...you will feel better 37.gif

"when life gives you lemons..throw them at someone"...Grumpy Cat good.png
09-20-2013, 05:27 PM #3
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Oh and there's so many interesting things there... fatman.gif

FDA deems it's safe for you to eat:

Canned mushrooms can include more than 20 maggots “of any size” and 75 mites, per 100 grams. Same goes for 15 grams of dried mushrooms. No more than 10% of your mushrooms can be “decomposed.”

For every 100 grams of ground cinnamon, it’s OK to include 400 or more insect fragments (legs, heads, wings, thoraxes, etc.), and 22 or more rodent hairs—a substance the FDA charmingly refers to as “rodent filth.”

Brussels sprouts can include 30 or more tiny insects, called aphids, per every 100 grams of veggie.

Up to 60 percent of frozen berries can be moldy, with an average of 4 or more larvae, or 10 or more whole insects, per 500 grams. To give you an idea of what that means for you: most pie recipes call for about 550 grams (5 cups) of berries.

The FDA says it’s OK if 15 percent of a can of cranberry sauce is moldy.

Apple butter is allowed to be 12 percent moldy. For every 100 grams of apple butter, it’s OK to have four or more rodent hairs and an average of 5 or more “whole or equivalent” insects. The average serving size of apple butter is about 30 grams, so no worries: you’re only ingesting a little more than 1 rodent hair and 1.6 insects per serving!

Read the full text here: http://mentalfloss.com/article/29133/how...-fda-allow

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09-20-2013, 05:28 PM #4
White Ribbon call me
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bugs are high in protein.. whenever i have been in Thailand they all eat bugs on the street stalls.. kind of creepy to westerners..
09-20-2013, 06:14 PM #5
JayRodney ⓐⓛⓘⓔⓝ
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Real creepy actually. In all fairness, if TSHTF most would eat anything to stay alive.

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09-20-2013, 06:31 PM #6
Capt Howdy Member
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(09-20-2013, 06:14 PM)JayRodney Wrote:  Real creepy actually. In all fairness, if TSHTF most would eat anything to stay alive.

I know i would... here kitty kitty....chuckle.gif



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