Quick & Simple Answers to the Most Commonly Asked Questions about Crickets & Cricket Powder.

Why should you eat cricket powder?

Because cricket flour is very healthy and nutritious. It’s also very environmentally friendly.

Are insects healthy to eat?

Yes, they are. Insects are very much full of nutrients. It’s a healthy alternative to chicken, pork, beef, and fish.

Does crickets powder contain protein?

Yes, crickets contain protein. Our cricket powder contains 329 % higher protein than beef.

Does cricket powder contain complete proteins?

Yes it does.

Does cricket powder contain all essential amino acids?

Yes, it does. Cricket powder contains all essential amino acids and non-essential amino acids.

Does cricket powder contain vitamin B12?

Yes, it does. Our cricket powder contains 3790 % of the daily value*

Is Kutaan’s cricket powder NON-GMO?

Yes, Kutaan’s cricket powder is NON-GMO.

Are Kutaan’s crickets fed with NON-GMO feed?

Yes, all of Kutaan’s cricket powder comes from crickets fed with NON-GMO feed.

Can I put cricket powder in a smoothie?

Yes. By putting it in a smoothie you get a lot of protein.

Can I use cricket powder when I make bread?

Yes, you can use Kutaan’s cricket flour to make bread.

Can you use cricket powder/flour to bake?

Yes you can.

What kind of crickets are used in Kutaan’s cricket powder?

Acheta domesticus.

How many people eat bugs?

About 2 billion people eat bugs regularly.

How many edible insects species are there?

No one really knows. However, there are estimates ranging from 1000-1900 different edible insect species worldwide.

Is it good for the environment to eat bugs?

Yes it is.

Why is it good for the environment to eat bugs?

It’s good for the environment to eat bugs or flour/powder made out of bugs because the production releases less CO2 than conventional meat production.

What does entomophagy mean?

Entomophagy refers to the practice of eating insects.

* Percent Daily Value (DV) on the Nutrition Facts label is a guide to the nutrients in one serving of food.- For simplicity, we calculated one serving as 100 grams.