Alternative proteins

All dietary protein contributes to good muscle health, study suggests

Age-related musculoskeletal losses are a major public health burden because they can cause physical disability and increased mortality. ©iStock/monkeybusinessimages

A high protein intake from any protein dense food regardless of its source - plant or animal - can improve muscle health, according to US researchers.

PaPis savory snack bars are healthy and nutritious, made from a base of pea protein crisps and natural 'clean' ingredients.

Ex-flight attendant creates PaPis pea protein snacks for business class passengers

Univar and TerraVia ink deal to bring whole algae to Europe

Univar and TerraVia ink deal to bring whole algae to Europe

The emergence of worms and crickets as a viable source of protein has led observers to speculate what's in store for future innovation by the food industry. ©iStock/Wittayayut.

Recipe for success: Why bugs & social innovation are on the menu

Jimini's meal worms ©iStock

The secret to making insects a snack staple? 'Make a shareable, social product,' says Jimini's

Food science students could win part of the €15,000 prize by taking part. © iStock/Afonkin_Yuriy

From algae ice cream to veggie sandwich slices: Ecotrophelia gives industry NPD inspiration

Can the ancient grain be the new European health food? ©iStock

Sorghum's superfood credentials could see it become ingrained in our diet: Mintel

Taking part in the sustainable eating research project does not mean we are 'anti-meat', said Sainsbury's.  © iStock/Brekbit

Supermarket denies farmers' accusations of 'anti-meat agenda' over sustainable food research

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French agency ANSES slashes recommended meat intake in new guidelines

Silk is harvested from farmed silkworms, which is a costly and time consuming process.©iStock/volkanbys

Swedes spin silk from whey protein

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