FARMŸNG:
FlAgship demonstration of industrial scale production of nutrient Resources from Mealworms to develop a bioeconomY New Generation

The project, funded in the frame of Horizon 2020 Public-Private Partnership Bio-Based Industries Joint Undertaking (topic BBI.2018.F2 – Large-scale production of proteins for food and feed applications from alternative, sustainable sources) aims to establish the largest global fully-automated flagship industrial plant to produce premium proteins from insects (Tenebrio Molitor) for animal nutrition.

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06/06/2022

CBE JU published its Annual Work Programme

On the 3rd June, Circular Bio-based Europe Joint Undertaking (CBE JU) published its Annual Work Programme, including information about the 2022 call for project proposals. The CBE JU is a €2 billion partnership between the European Union and the Bio-based Industries Consortium (BIC) that funds projects advancing competitive circular bio-based industries in Europe. The CBE [...]

20/05/2022

FARMŸNG Annual meeting 2022

On 11 & 12 May 2022, the FARMŸNG annual meeting 2022 was hosted by Ÿnsect at Poulainville (Northern France). Although the third general assembly since the beginning of the project in 2019, it was also the first face-to-face consortium meeting since the Covid-19 epidemic outbreak. During the two days of the meeting, the consortium partners [...]

23/03/2022

Updates from our Ÿnfarm!

The works continue at our Ÿnfarm! We have now set up the stacker cranes in the breeding unit, which constitute the vertical nature of our farm, supporting the thousands of trays providing homes to our mealworms. The FARMŸNG project indeed, has the ultimate objective to demonstrate a large-scale, first-of-its-kind bio-based value chain producing sustainable, safe [...]

24/01/2022

European interministerial delegation visited our Ÿnfarm plant

Paris, Friday January 21, 2022 – Today, FARMŸNG project welcomed Barbara Pompili, Minister of Ecological Transition, together with her European environmental counterparts, including Virginijus Sinkevičius, European Commissioner for the Environment, Oceans and Fisheries, to our Ÿnfarm plant, located in Poulainville, near Amiens. The construction works stated on March 2020 and it  is expected to come [...]

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The FARMŸNG Consortium comprises 19> partners from 8 countries with strong multidisciplinary competences required for carrying out the work plan and match project objectives.