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Articles under "vegan"

France Plans To Double Organic Farmland

(source) In order to meet growing consumer demand, the Farm Minister in France plans to double the area of farmland devoted to organic agriculture by 2017. Agriculture Minister Stephane Le Foll told Reuters the expansion would boost research and training … Continue reading

5 Unbelievably Vegan Foods

Living off a strict vegetarian diet is no rocket science to most vegans. But for those who have no 24/7 access to organic produce, they find refuge in processed food. And that’s one cause of dilemma for most vegans. Understanding … Continue reading

Chef’s Summer Recipes: Monica Bearden’s Edamame Avocado Dip

How to make RD Monica Bearden’s Edamame Avocado Dip Recipe Continue reading

Lab-Grown Meat: Is It Doomed To Fail?

Despite good intentions, lab grown “in vitro” meat does not taste or have the texture of real meat. Continue reading

Chef’s Summer Recipes: Christophe Le Metayer’s Ratatouille Riviera

Easy Ratatouille Recipe by French Chef Christophe Le Metayer Continue reading

Chef’s Summer Recipes: Terry Walters’ Jícama Strawberry Guacamole

Going vegan (or vegetarian) does not have to suck. If you’re thinking of making that lifestyle change, Terry Walter’s Clean Food is an essential for your kitchen. Terry is one of the original leaders of the clean-eating movement. She shares … Continue reading

Chef’s Summer Recipes: Chris Brugler’s Vegan Brownie Bites with Dried Cranberries & Mint

Chef Chris Brugler developed his passion for the culinary arts as a teenager, and made it a goal to learn all that he could in the kitchen. He attended The Restaurant School at Walnut Hill College in Philadelphia, and soon … Continue reading

Bill Gates Embraces Fake Meat

Bill Gates recently penned an article on Mashable in support of fake meat and even shamelessly plugged two venture capital companies he’s invested in — Khosla Ventures and Kleiner Perkins — suggesting their products are at least as healthy as … Continue reading

A Veganissimo Guide For The Vegan Who Has Everything

Veganissimo is newly coined term meaning someone who is vegan to the highest possible standard. Veganissimo is also the basis for the book “Veganissimo A to Z: A Comprehensive Guide to Identifying and Avoiding Ingredients of Animal Origin in Everyday … Continue reading

Hutzler 571 Banana Slicer

My very good friend Matt pointed me towards an incredible product on Amazon: the Hutzler 571 Banana Slicer. Sure, I had seen uni-taskers before, but none such as this. It could come in handy if you are not allowed around … Continue reading

3-D Printed Running Shoes, Medical Implants & Now Meat

Last year, Cornell Creative Machines Lab touted 3-D food printing technology the company claimed provided families with the incentive to eat healthier diets. Most of today’s 3-D food printing concepts use inks that are foods in fluid form, like molten … Continue reading

McDonald’s to Open Vegetarian-Only Restaurant

Next year McDonald’s plans to open its first vegetarian-only restaurant at the foothills of the Vaishno Devi shrine at Katra in Jammu & Kashmir, and another pure vegetarian outlet near the Golden Temple in Amritsar in northern India. The Vaishno … Continue reading

Domino’s Pizza and Texas Farm Bureau Advocate Animal Cruelty

Domino’s Pizza shareholders recently rejected a proposal put forth by the Humane Society of the United States (HSUS) for the pizza company to study ending the use of pork from suppliers who confine pregnant pigs in small gestation stalls (6.6 … Continue reading

Undercover Video Exposes Extreme Animal Cruelty at Tyson Foods Supplier

WARNING – THE VIDEO EMBEDDED HERE IS NOT FOR CHILDREN – IT DEPICTS EXTREME CRUELTY – VOTE WITH YOUR WALLET – BOYCOTT FACTORY FARMS The Humane Society of the United States (HSUS) has released yet another undercover video revealing the … Continue reading

How A Vegetarian Mom Coped With Her Meat Eating Kids

Nettie Cronish, co-author of the cookbook Everyday Flexitarian: Recipes for Vegetarians & Meat Lovers Alike, is an avowed vegetarian; so when her young children began eating and sampling various meats outside the home — and loved them — Nettie was … Continue reading

Alicia Silverstone Chews Food For Her Child Like a Bird

In 2009, Actress Alicia Silverstone — Clueless, The Babysitter — released The Kind Diet, a guide to vegan nutrition, and launched a related website called The Kind Life. Silverstone, the mother of a 10-month-old son she calls Bear, recently revealed … Continue reading

Drone Photos Reveal Meat Packing Plant Illegally Dumping Pig Blood

A website dedicated to news interests involving small, unmanned aviation systems (sUAS), or drones, reports on an interesting development in Dallas, Texas, related to a meat packing plant. A Dallas (sUAS) enthusiast testing his camera equipped drone noticed something odd … Continue reading

Famous Names In the Vegan List

Vegans have been rocking the food scene for quite sometime. The number of vegans, from ordinary people, to celebrities, and powerful individuals has grown sporadically throughout the years. In the spirit of being healthy, no wonder the biggest names in … Continue reading