From poo to food: Kenyan toilet waste key for new animal feed

A team of people takes away canisters of human waste from a Sanergy Fresh Life toilet in Mukura Kwa Ruben, south of Nairobi, Kenya, April 18, 2019. REUTERS/Hereward Holland/Files

NAIROBI (Reuters) – Kenyan farmer Victor Kyalo’s chickens have doubled the number of eggs they are laying. The reason: Human excrement. He is feeding them food from a Nairobi-based organics recycling company. Sanergy harvests waste from toilets it operates in a franchise network in Nairobi’s sprawling slums and feeds it to fly larvae, which become […]

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