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Miyoko’s is Giving Farmers a Toolkit to Transition to Plant-Based Agriculture
Miyoko’s is Giving Farmers a Toolkit to Transition to Plant-Based Agriculture
Farmers are under pressure to shift from raising animals to growing plant-based crops, and meat and dairy farmers across the country are seeing their livelihood threatened. To quell this growing stress, Miyoko’s Creamery has teamed up with Mercy for Animals (MFA) and Animal Outlook (AO) to launch the first toolkit specifically designed to help farmers transition away from industrial animal agricul
Vegan Protein Made From Air? It’s Not as Crazy as It Sounds
Vegan Protein Made From Air? It’s Not as Crazy as It Sounds
It may be April, but we promise we're not fooling you with this news: Your next alternative protein could be made from air. If that sounds crazy, let us explain. Using an intricate process that compresses recycled carbon emissions, the food technology start-up Air Protein is making vegan steak, chicken, pork, and seafood, literally out of thin air. Air Protein boasts...
You’ve Ditched Dairy. But Which Plant-Based Milk is Best for the Environment?
You’ve Ditched Dairy. But Which Plant-Based Milk is Best for the Environment?
When it comes to the environment, we all want to choose foods that do the least damage to our climate. One thing that is clear: Any dairy-free plant-based milk is better than cow's milk for the environment, since the amount of water, grain and land, machinery, and greenhouse gas emissions involved in raising cows is one of the highest contributors to global warming, according to scientific researc

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