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Insect fertilizer companies

We listed international companies producing and commercializing insect fertilizer.

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Ynsect

France

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Ÿnsect is the world leader in the production of protein and natural insect fertilizers. Founded in 2011 in Paris, France, by both scientists and environmental activists, Next40 and B Corp-certified, the company processes insects into high-end, high-value ingredients for pets, fish, plants and humans. From its purpose-built state-of-the-art farms, Ÿnsect offers a long-term, sustainable, organic solution to accelerate protein and plant consumption.

Insect type

Mealworm

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Agronutris

France

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Agronutris is the first French biotech company dedicated to the development of the insect rearing industry as an answer to the feed challenges of tomorrow.

Insect type

Black soldier fly

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Next Protein

France

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Founded by couple Syrine Chaalala and Mohamed Gastli, the company produces insect-based protein for animal feedstocks with a negligible carbon footprint, at a lower cost and with the equivalent nutritional value of traditional protein production. They do this by taking otherwise unconsumed food on which to raise the insects, returning protein to the food cycle.

Insect type

Black soldier fly

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Magalarva

Indonesia

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Magalarva is the no.1 food waste management solution in Indonesia. Using Black Soldier Fly (BSF) technology, Magalarva eliminates food waste while at the same time producing the most sustainable insect based animal feed.

Insect type

Black soldier fly

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Beta Hatch

US

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Beta Hatch is industrializing insect agriculture within a regenerative food system. They make protein for plants and animals in a zero-waste system using a mealworm ranch in Cashmere, WA. Their circular production system uses waste heat from a neighbouring data centre to condition our insect grow rooms, in collaboration with the Washington Clean Energy Fund.

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Mealworm

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Inseact

Singapore

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INSEACT changes this by replacing fish protein with insect protein. INSEACT grows black soldier fly larvae fed with waste from the palm oil industry that was otherwise destined for landfill. INSEACT's unique protein application in shrimp aquaculture performs more profitably than traditional feed options

Insect type

Black soldier fly

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Chapul Farms

US

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Chapul Farms uses black soldier fly larvae (BSFL) microbiology to close agricultural production loops. The insects consume and upcycle nutrients previously destined for landfills, restoring biodiversity to soils and gut microbiomes.

The company solves organics waste challenges by building BSFL farms on-site. The insects upcycle would-be-waste into two valuable byproducts: the larvae themselves (premium poultry, aqua, and pet feed ingredient) and frass (insect manure; a soil-healing synthetic fertilizer alternative).

Insect type

Black soldier fly

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Flylab

Thailand

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Flylab is an Agritech company based in Thailand. Built with an experienced team that have years of proven track record in the Insect industry, it is the first startup to harness the bioconversion power of the Black Soldier Fly to recycle agricultural waste into Food for animals and plants in Thailand.
Flylab is using modern technology and Datas such as IOT, climate control, vertical farming and robotics to produce a sustainable protein for the future.and offers Insect Meal, Insect oil and Frass (fertilizer) to the Pet Food and Aquafeed sectors.

Insect type

Black soldier fly

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Bioento

Spain

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Bioento is a biology, biotechnology, bioeconomy and green employment company that bases its activity on the elimination of by-products and organic waste using insect larvae. Among their products are proteins and lipids for animal feed and natural fertilizers also, bio-stimulants for agriculture.

Insect type

Black soldier fly

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EntoSystem

Canada

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Entosystem uses innovative insect farming technologies to position itself as a dominant player in the agricultural circular economy. The company produces entomological proteins/insect meal with high added value by allowing on the one hand the recovery of the nutritional value of food waste and on the other hand, allowing better control of food safety.

Insect type

Black soldier fly

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FreezeEm

Israel

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FreezeM is making insect farming sustainable, steady & scalable by providing ready-to-use Black Soldier Fly (BSF) eggs or neonates to rearing facilities worldwide. Its novel technologies enable for the first time to completely decouple breeding (reproduction) from rearing and processing, making insect farming more simple and accessible to everyone.

Insect type

Black soldier fly

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PROTEEN

Uganda

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Proteen uses the black soldier fly insect to process waste into sustainable livestock feed and soil fertilizer. By providing a circular solution, they make farming more profitable throughout Africa for all.

Insect type

Black soldier fly

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Zewa Ecosystems

India

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Zewa is on a mission to reduce global food wastage and provide affordable, high-quality feed to livestock farmers. This is achieved by cultivating Black Soldier Fly(Hermetia illucens) Larvae and bio-converting food waste into useful products such as poultry and fish feeds and fertilizer. Founded in 2020, the organization also incorporates niche technologies including Machine learning and Artificial Intelligence to optimize the process.

Insect type

Black soldier fly

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Hubsect

Norway

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Hubsect is industrializing integrated insect farming technology via bioreactor intelligence and a decentralized waste management process.

Insect type

Black soldier fly

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Norbite

Sweden

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Norbite transforms plastic waste into sustainable goods by means of an insect-based biorefinery. The selected insect, Galleria mellonella, possesses the extraordinary capacity to naturally digests plastic. Norbite took advantage of this feeding specificity of G. mellonella and has developed a proprietary vertical farming technology to enable the insects to perform at an industrial scale.

Insect type

Galleria mellonella

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Elementoz

India

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Elementoz is industrializing the black soldier fly (BSF), Hermetia illucens Linnaeus), as organic waste converters as a new and the fastest way of treating organic waste using BSF converting into rich protein for livestock feed, fertilizer and biofuel in a sustainable and scalable manner.

Insect type

Black soldier fly

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Meruoca

Brasil

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Meruoca is dedicated to the large-scale rearing of insects as a means of upcycling food waste into sustainable by-products to be used again by the food and agriculture industry in Brazil. The insects reared by Meruoca are offered to the animal feed market as a sustainable source of protein and energy for poultry, fish, pigs and pets.

Insect type

Black soldier fly

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Entoproteins

India

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Specializes in black soldier flies breeding and processing into insect meal and insect oil.

Insect type

Black soldier fly

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Protix

Netherlands

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Protix is one of the leading insect companies in circular, natural and sustainable proteins from insects. The company developed PureeX: fresh insect meat that can be used for wet and dry pet food.

Insect type

Black soldier fly

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EnviroFlight

US

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EnviroFlight develops high-quality, sustainable ingredients for animals and plants in a socially responsible way. Their systems upcycle regionally available by-products of human and animal food industries to produce high-quality ingredients while minimizing the environmental and financial impacts of animal protein production.

Insect type

Black soldier fly

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Innovafeed

France

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Innovafeed’s insect proteins and oils derived from Black Soldier Fly larvae constitute a perfect association to feed pets (cats, dogs and ornamental fish). Following 4 years of R&D with leading experts and veterinaries, Innovafeed has developed a specific product line adapted to pets’ nutritional needs.

Insect type

Black soldier fly

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Protenga

Singapore

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Protenga develops data-driven Insect Technology that enables a circular, regenerative, economy all along the food supply chain and produces best-in-class, sustainable insect products for pet food, animal feed and plants.

Insect type

Black soldier fly

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Loopworm

India

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Loopworm is currently focused on producing alternative sustainable protein & fats for shrimp feed, poultry feed & pet food. Loopworm is an Agri-Biotechnology company that converts organic wastes into valuable products promoting health, nourishment & well-being for all forms of life. Through novel Bioscience, chemistry & technology, they use insects to develop bio-based products.

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Various

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Inseco

South Africa

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Inseco is an insect protein company. Using the power of Black Soldier Flies, Inseco converts low-value organic by-products into insect-based proteins, lipids, fertiliser and chitosan. Their products have numerous applications in animal feed, pet food, crop production, cosmetics and pharmaceuticals.

Insect type

Black soldier fly

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GoTerra

Australia

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GoTerra produces black soldier fly protein to be used as sustainable insect meal directly in pet food, or to replace high-impact protein in animal feed and aquaculture.

Insect type

Black soldier fly

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Procens

Argentina

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PROCENS aims to become the leader of the insect-based industry in Argentina and Latin America through sustainable and profitable nutrient recycling solutions. They develop modular and replicable plants of Black Soldier Fly’s (BSF) larvae rearing, to convert local organic waste from agro industrials or municipalities, into premium protein for animal feed and biofertilizer for local cultures.

Insect type

Black soldier fly

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Feedect

Spain

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Feedect operates innovative production processes to create a wide range of insect-based products, including protein powders, which are rich in essential amino acids, vitamins, minerals and natural prebiotic compounds. Their products can be consumed by reptiles, cats, dogs, and other small mammals.

Insect type

Mealworm

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Werms Inc.

Singapore

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Werms upcycles local food waste into feed, pet food, and fertilizer for local communities.

Insect type

Various

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Oberland argiscience

Canada

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Oberland Agriscience Inc. upcycles green waste into protein products. Using a stabilization process, Oberland transforms green waste into insect feed which in turn is used to rear black soldier fly larvae (BSFL) on an industrial scale. The larvae are a nutrient-rich, high-quality protein ingredient for agriculture and aquaculture feeds and pet food.

Insect type

Black soldier fly

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Vivotein

US

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Vivotein produces sustainable insect ingredients for animal feed, pet food, and natural agriculture. Using proprietary technology, their harness the natural life cycle of the Black Soldier Fly and produce sustainable protein for animal feed in a closed-loop cycle.

Insect type

Black soldier fly

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Holocene

India

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Holocene is India’s first industrial-scale insect-based sustainable ingredients manufacturer. Their mission is to produce circular ingredients in a climate-positive way by bringing insects back into the food chain. They leverage the capabilities of the Black soldier Fly (Hermitia Illucens) to upcycle low-value organic residues from the Agro-processing industries. Their insect-based ingredients (Insect Meal and Insect Oil) cater to the animal & pet feed industry and agricultural inputs.

Insect type

Black soldier fly

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Tebrio

Spain

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Farms black soldier flies as a reliable, cost-effective and sustainable source of protein to feed animals.

Insect type

Mealworm

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Insect Feed Technologies

Singapore

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Farms black soldier flies as a reliable, cost-effective and sustainable source of protein to feed animals.

Insect type

Black soldier fly

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