Category Archives: Algae food and feed

The use of algae in the food and feed industries.

Earth’s first superfood? Solazyme’s whole algae protein gains traction as formulators seek more vegan options

[USA] New sources of protein from edible insects to hemp are being incorporated into a growing number of products from bars to beverages. But does microalgae have what it takes to become a serious player in the so­called ‘alternative proteins’ market? Continue reading Earth’s first superfood? Solazyme’s whole algae protein gains traction as formulators seek more vegan options

How to feed the world, with a little kelp from our friends (the oceans)

[USA] Paul Dobbins works on a farm that needs no inputs — no fertilizer, no pesticides, no water. Oh, and it doesn’t use any land either. This farm increases wildlife habitat simply by existing. It causes no erosion, cleans up pollution, and it captures more carbon than it releases. Continue reading How to feed the world, with a little kelp from our friends (the oceans)