March 8, 2017
Chuck Maillet, director general of regional operations for ACOA, takes a look at some crickets from Joy Hillier's Midgard Insect Farm. (Megan Mahon/Communications Nova Scotia)

CBCNews: How a Nova Scotia farm turns 4 million crickets, ‘legs and all,’ into protein

Midgard Insect Farms Inc. produces crickets used as protein in pet food By Holly Conners, CBC News Posted: Mar 06, 2017 6:07 PM AT Last Updated: Mar […]
February 28, 2017
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NowNS: Pet mogul bets big on N.S. food production company

An entrepreneur who made a fortune from founding and flipping a publicly-traded pet insurance firm says Nova Scotia has great potential for producing “high impact” cat and dog food.
February 1, 2017
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Nova Scotia Business Inc. Spotlight on Dane Creek Capital

Dane Creek Capital believes the next generation of pet food and treats will have a focus on sustainability.
December 27, 2016

Food in Canada: Barks & Bites: Dockside pet food made with “rescued” ingredients

A new Canadian pet food company is striving to tackle the food waste crisis and raise the bar on sustainability with its innovative business model.
December 27, 2016
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Food in Canada: Dane Creek invests in Midgard Insect Farm

Dane Creek Capital has acquired a 48-per cent interest in Midgard Insect Farm Inc., a cricket producer headquartered in Windsor, N.S.
December 13, 2016
The cost of producing protien powder from crickets is much lower than from other animals.

Entrevestor: Crickets the ticket for Midgard farm

Joy Hillier of Midgard Insect Farm is working to make her new cricket farm a business that produces affordable, high-quality insect protein.
November 22, 2016
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Dane Creek Capital Corp. acquires a 30% stake in Your True Companion Pet Products Inc.

The management team at Dane Creek Capital is pleased to announce it has acquired 30% of Your True Companion Pet Products Inc.
November 18, 2016

AgFunderNews: One Man’s Treasure: How Dockside Pet Products is Repurposing Unsold Food

Nova Scotia-based company finding a new use for those perfectly edible and equally nutritious produce seconds: feeding Fido.
November 17, 2016

Midgard Insect Farm Inc. announced a winner of the 2016 Spark West Innovation Challenge

Midgard Insect Farm Inc. is pleased to announce it has been chosen as one of the winners of the 2016 Spark West Innovation Challenge.