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Monday, August 25, 2014

Thailand’s six-legged edible livestock a boon to farmers

Chalong Prajitr, 57, feeds crickets at a farm in Thanon Nang Klarn village in Nakhon Ratchasima province, northeastern Thailand. Chalong's family is one of 30 in this village raising mounds of the profitable crisp and crunchy critters in their backyards, satisfying a big domestic appetite for edible insects.