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SNAKES should be farmed for food because they are cheaper and easier to raise than chickens and cows, researchers claim.

The serpents’ cold blood means they require less energy, so eat dead rats only once a week.

Snakes should be farmed for food because they’re cheaper – and even taste like chicken, experts claim

Meanwhile, a cow chomps through about 2.5kg of food a day. A study of python farms in Vietnam and Thailand found they were eight times more efficient at converting feed to meat than warm-blooded animals.

Researchers say they also produce fewer greenhouse gases — and even taste a bit like chicken.

Dr Daniel Natusch from Sydney’s Macquarie University said: “Reptile meat is high in protein and low in saturated fats.”

It is popular in the Far East, added to soups, stir fries and even wine.

But dietitian Dr Carrie Ruxton reckons Britons will throw a hissy fit if served snake burgers.

She said: “We really don’t need to go to such …

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