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.





Great highlight of the Insect-based industry and more broadly to the “FrenchTech” in a recent article from FinancialTime

The interview of Antoine Hubert, Ÿnsect CEO – shines a bright light on the recent developments of the company, focusing on developing animal feed, specially fish feed to replace part of the need in soybean and corn use, thus reducing the pressure on land use.  To that extent the company is coordinating the FARMŸNG project [...]


The FARMŸNG partners are working to produce proteins from alternative sustainable sources!

The FARMŸNG project will demonstrate a large-scale, first-of-its-kind bio-based value chain producing sustainable, safe and premium products for fertilizer, petfood & fishfood from an innovative origin: the Tenebrio molitor (beetle). For more than 10 months, 20 European partners have started to collaborate in order to realize this ambitious project! Take a look to the FARMŸNG [...]


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Press release | FARMŸNG kick-off meeting

FARMŸNG’s partners have officially kicked off the BBI JU project, to build the first and largest fully automated industrial unit specialized in the production of high-end insect proteins. During the Kick-0off meeting, all 21 FARMŸNG’s partners were invited to present their participation in Work Packages, their objectives and expectations for the next 3 years. Read [...]


date 01/10/2020 02/10/2020

IFIB 2020 – International Forum on Industrial Biotechnology and Bioeconomy

IFIB 2020 Conference and Brokerage Event is a two days of pre-arranged face-to-face bilateral meetings (B2B) between Startups, Companies, Universities, public and private Research Centres in the field of industrial biotechnology and bioeconomy.Participants will come from Europe and beyond to find potential partners for collaborations, business development, licensing agreements, joint ventures, research projects, exchange of [...]

locationRome, Italy


The FARMŸNG Consortium comprises 20> partners from 8 countries with strong multidisciplinary competences required for carrying out the work plan and match project objectives.