Would you eat a bug if your life depended on it?
While many people in western civilizations squirm at the thought of eating insects, the practice is common in many eastern cultures. Bugs are nutritious, abundant, and less impactful on the planet to grow when compared to mammals like cows and pigs.
In a survival situation, insects are an ideal source of sustenance. No matter where you are, you can likely find edible insects around. Though you may not like the idea, desperate times call for desparate dietary items, and insects have the calories, protein, and fat to keep you going in even the direst of emergencies.
In this article, we discuss what insects you can eat, how to catch them, and how to cook and eat them.