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Swiftlet Bird Houses

Is Bird’s Nest Production a Sustainable Industry and What Environmental Concerns Does It Involve?

Maybe you have already heard of edible bird’s nest, or perhaps have even tried it yourself. However, for centuries until now, a lot of us are still mystified by the mirage of health benefits it possesses and astounded by the huge demand despite its sky-high prices. So, what is in bird’s nest that amazes us …

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Why Do Good and Sustainable Swiftlet Houses Create Nutritious Edible Bird’s Nest for Us?

Bird’s nest soup has been known to be a delicacy in Chinese cooking. The Chinese name for this soup, yàn wō, interprets virtually as “swallow’s nest”. This soup has been consumed in China for over a thousand years. Based on Chinese University of Hongkong’s biochemist Yun-Cheung Kong’s studies, swift nests were one of the few …

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