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business: March 2013 Archives

McGill students use crickets for a business model

McGill crickets.JPGA group of McGill students hope their plan to breed crickets for use as a viable food source will  be a million-dollar idea. The five students will be up against teams from Harvard, MIT and Yale as well as other teams from around the world.

The McGill team has already won the the regional final of the Hult Prize and will compete for the top spot in the fall. The Hult Prize is considered to be the Nobel prize of business competitions. Sonali Karnick spoke with two of the members of the McGill team. 

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