Bugs

Paul Landkamer (left) is a Missouri Master Naturalist and listed in the United Nations’ Food and Agriculture Organization’s Edible Insects Stakeholder directory. Landkamer will present the program “Wilder Edibles: If You Can’t Beat ‘Em, Eat ‘Em,” at 6 p.m. Thursday, April 12, at Trails Regional Library in Warrensburg. The presentation is part of the UCM Lifelong Learning Series. LLL programs are free and open to the public.

WARRENSBURG — The University of Central Missouri’s Lifelong Learning series will present the program “Wilder Edibles: If You Can’t Beat ‘Em, Eat ‘Em” at 6 p.m. Thursday, April 12, in the meeting room at Trail’s Regional Library, 432 N. Holden St.

Paul Landkamer, a Missouri Master Naturalist whose recipes have appeared in the book “Edible: An Adventure into the World of Eating Insects” and Time.Com’s “20 Delicious Bug Recipes from Chefs,” will lead the session.

Landkamer is the administrator/editor of two popular Facebook groups – “Wild Edibles of Missouri,” and “Missouri Entomophagy.”

He is also listed in the United Nation’s Food and Agriculture’s Edible Insects Stakeholder directory.

The program is designed for people young and old, and might be of special interest to those interested in science, outdoor skills, biology, nutrition and entomology.

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