Tommy Trenchard/Panos Pictures

Cape Town, South Africa

Zukiswa Lekela-Mene at work in a fly nursery at the Maltento insect farm in Cape Town. Lekele-Mene is responsible for collecting 'neonates' and adding them to crates of feed where they will grow into larvae. Many of the larvae will be dried and exported to the US as high end chicken feed, while some will be hydrolysed and turned into a liquid digest to be added to pet food.

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Tommy Trenchard/Panos Pictures
Cape Town
South Africa
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42.33 x 28.22 cm (300 dpi)
16.67 x 11.11 inch (300 dpi)
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