Do you know grasshopper? yes, grasshopper is an insecta which be an enemy for farmer because grasshopper is a herbivor insect, so grasshopper has bad effect for the crops. but, do you know if grasshopper has benefits for our body?
Grasshopper containing with protein that is very high, can help provide nutritional intake on body. Not only that, grasshopper also containing with minerals like calcium , magnesium , potassium , sodium , phosphorus , iron , zinc , manganese and copper. Even, not just protein and minerals, grasshopper also contains various sorts of vitamins like vitamin A, vitamin B , vitamin B1 , vitamin B2 , B3 , e and C, folic acid, and various kinds of fatty acids.
Based on research Kusmaryani (2005) said the grasshopper has levels of a protein higher than flour by the shrimp hindu, average 17,922 and 9,846 %.