Moon-Shot Project 「食・漁・農」のための昆虫研究。”Insects” for Food, Fishery and Farming


23 Dec. 2020: The Kick-Off Symposium

iF3 Project (アイ・エフ・キューブ)Insect Researches for Food, Fishery and Farming of the Future. 未来の食・漁・農のための昆虫研究 2020-2025 (5 years) or 2020-2030 (10 years)

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Kickoff Symposium of “Insect-Based Sustainable Food Production Systems toward Global Food Security and Human Space Exploration Project”
(Moonshot Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries Research and Development Program)

Moonshot Goal #5 Creation of the industry that enables sustainable global food supply by exploiting unused biological resources by 2050.

地球規模の食料問題の解決と人類の宇宙進出に向けたコオロギが支える循環型食料生産システムの開発 ~食品残渣等を活用した昆虫の食品化、飼料化等~


Development of a circulatory food production system supported by insects to solve global food problems and to prepare for human expanding to space.

~ Conversion of insects into food and feed using food residues~

Members from TUAT: 農工大からの参画者

Suzuki, Umezawa, Tabunoki, Lenggoro, Shimmura, Furuya(農)生物システム科学部門、(農)生物生産科学部門、(工)応用化学部門、(農)動物生命科学部門。 Division of Sciences for Biological System, Division of Science of Biological Production, Division of Applied Chemistry, Division of Animal Life Science

ムーンショット型研究開発制度は、破壊的イノベーションの創出を目指し、従来技術の延長にない、より大胆な発想に基づく挑戦的な研究開発(ムーンショット)を推進する新たな制度です。The Moonshot Research and Development Program sets ambitious goals to attract people, and promotes challenging R&D projects with the aim of resolving difficult societal issues while bringing together the wisdom of researchers from all over the world.


ムーンショット型研究開発制度 – 科学技術・イノベーション – 内閣府 (

Moonshot Research and Development Program – Science, Technology and Innovation- Cabinet Office Home Page (

ムーンショット型研究開発制度 (目標5) Project Managerの採択について PMとプロジェクトの概要)

10 Project Managers for Moonshot Goal 5 ( | Project-List

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