LoopGrubs

LoopGrub is the whole dried silkworm pupae derived from drying worms slowly for better taste & quality. It is a sustainable alternative protein ingredient processed using our proprietary solvent-free extraction technology.

Why do we use Silkworms?

Taking Silkworms Beyond Silk

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Natural food choice for fish & birds

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Rich in high quality proteins and lipids

Silkworm Larvae - 4

Feeds on fresh & pesticide free mulberry leaves

We are producing premium
future superfoods for animal nutrition

Nutritional benefits

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High quality protein and lipid

The contents of essential amino acids in silkworm pupae protein satisfied the FAO/WHO/UNU suggested requirements (2007). In addition, they also possessed n-3 fatty acids, especially α-linolenic acid (36.3%), as a major component.

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Increases immunity

Silkworm pupa (bombyx mori) protein (SPP) is a potential therapeutic bioactive substance that has anti-tumor activity against breast, liver, and gastric cancers.

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Rich in Natural Antioxidants.

The EFAs content of SP is bioactive compounds associated with polyphenols, amino acids, and other nutritional compounds that have effects of antioxidant, anti-apoptotic, anti-genotoxic, anticancer, cardiovascular protective, and hepato-protective properties

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High in Omega-3 Fatty Acids

Silkworm pupae also contain 32.52% of saturated fatty acids and 67.48% of unsaturated fatty acid with linoleic acid (omega 6) 8.57% and linolenic acid (omega 3) 24.4% (Pereira et al. 2003)

Our product is

Consistent in Quality

Competitively Priced

Climate Friendly

Typical values

Parameters

LoopGrubs

Crude Protein

Min 50 %

Crude Fat

Max 35%

Crude Fibre

Max 5%

Total Ash

Max 7%

Moisture

Max 7%

Energy

Min 5200 Kcal/Kgram

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