Ritchie recently told us that tax breaks for R&D are a terrible thing. Instead the money should be given out as grants. Because only in that manner can the bureaucracy guide development rather than that terror of people trying things out for themselves:
“It sounds like a case of the left hand not knowing what the right is doing. Millions of pounds of public funds, for example through Innovate UK, have gone towards the development of insect-based food. Yet, the Food Standards Agency (FSA) is now hindering its very development,” she said.
How very sensible the P³ is. After all, don’t we all want our tax money being spent on edible insects?