South African company Mzansi Meat Co. will be showcasing the continent’s first cultivated beef burger at an event in Cape Town next month. The company plans to expand its product line to include sausages, steak, chicken, and meats typically used in African cuisine. The African population is expected to nearly double by 2050, and the demand for meat along with it. Mzansi Meat Co. CEO Brett Thompson sees cultivated meat as a potential solution for food security on the continent.
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