A coffee with… Larry Kotch, COO, Flybox
The insect tech founder on democratising fly farms to help with sustainable food production, upping his step count and the joys of spaghetti carbonara (with extra Parmesan)
Can insects help reduce livestock land use for cleaner farming?
Larry Kotch, co-founder and chief commercial officer at Flybox, explains how insect feed for livestock can take the pressure off our natural ecosystems.
Insect-based tech for farmers, food producers and supermarkets, meet Flybox
As part of our quick founder questions series – or QFQs – we spoke to Larry Kotch, cofounder of Flybox about the looming global shortage of protein, SDGs and modular insect farming.
Are insects the best soldiers to fight overfishing?
One of the biggest challenges that threaten sustainability is food insecurity and damaged environmental ecosystems.
Top 3 reasons why you need flies in your business
Weather changes, rising input and production costs, uncertain output values, and calls for sustainable practices are putting UK farmers under increasing pressure.
Could insect tech combat world hunger?
IoT-based sensors and software advances are reducing the cost of fly farming, which may play a key role in lessening pressure on arable land, argues Larry Kotch
Insect Farming, the New Approach to Agritech Sustainability
We speak to Larry Kotch, Flybox's Chief Commercial Offer, about how Flybox's insect farming-fueled products hope to create a sustainable solution to agricultural waste.
Themes of Inheritance: Exploring PCOS, Water Initiatives, and Insect Farming
We explore the innovative approach of insect farming through an interview Megan conducted with Flybox®, looking at how their modules offer a sustainable solution to agricultural waste, reshaping our approach to feeding a growing population.
Startup profile: Flybox
Dubbed the ‘Ikea of insect farming’ Flybox creates modular insect farms which transform organic waste into nutrient dense insect-protein used for animal feed and fertiliser with some pretty impressive results.