Agriculture

NuCicer Novel Chickpea Varieties
NuCicer Unveils Chickpeas with 75% More Protein, Slashing Costs by Half
December 23, 2021
Plant genetics pioneer NuCicer has developed chickpeas with 75% higher protein content than conventional varieties. The new chickpeas…
cows animal agriculture
Plant Protein Industry Gains Momentum in “Beef State” Nebraska
December 23, 2021
Growing plant-based protein is becoming an increasingly popular industry in Nebraska, one of America’s largest beef states, according…
Mark van Hobe Foodmaker
Biocyclic Vegan Agriculture Arrives in Belgium
December 21, 2021
In October 2021, the organic farm Bioboer Mark, managed by Mark Van Hove in Bekkevoort, was the first…
cabbage
Naylor Farms Pioneers Upcycled Cabbage as Super Sustainable Protein
November 30, 2021
One of the largest coleslaw cabbage growers in Europe, Naylor Farms, has revealed plans to build what it…
Sweden Invests in Homegrown Foods to Improve Self-Sufficiency and Deal with Vegan Demand
November 18, 2021
As demand for plant-based foods grows in Sweden, the government has invested €2.5 million into local projects to…
Black Sheep Foods Partners With Equinom For Pea-Based Vegan Lamb
November 10, 2021
Black Sheep Foods, a company that recently launched what it claims is the first-ever plant-based heritage lamb, has…
2021 Lieutenant Governor's Award for Excellence in Nova Scotia Wines - L'Acadie Vineyards - 2014 Prestige Brut Estate
Canada’s L’Acadie Vineyards Becomes First Biocyclic Vegan Winery in North America
November 9, 2021
L’Acadie Vineyards in Gaspereau Nova Scotia, Canada is the first farm and winery in North America to adopt…
BH_Soybean
Benson Hill Announces ‘Crop Accelerator’ to Supply Massive Demand for Plant Meat
October 28, 2021
Benson Hill, a publicly listed company since this September, announces the opening of its Crop Accelerator, a state-of-the-art…
Veal Cow Compassion in World Farming
Animal Ag Lobbyists Defeated as European Parliament Vote Paves the Way for an End to Factory Farming
October 20, 2021
The European Parliament has voted to proceed with its Farm to Fork Strategy, putting plans in motion for…
Danish Crown
Danish Crown CEO Says Beef Can’t Be Climate Friendly & Consumption Must Fall
October 19, 2021
Jais Valeur, CEO of Denmark’s largest meat producer Danish Crown, has spoken out about the environmental impact of…
Compassion in World Farming
Interactive Database Will Help Transform Factory Farming by Collating Worldwide Legislation
October 14, 2021
Laws and policies affecting factory-farmed animals tend to lack coherence, varying widely from country to country. To address…
soybean field, agricultural landscape
Landmark Political Agreement in Denmark: $90 Million Will Go To Farmers Who Produce Plant-Based Foods
October 5, 2021
For the first time in history, plant-based foods have been given priority in an agricultural agreement, with a…
Violife Upfield
Upfield to Support 140,000 African Smallholder Farmers in Commitment to Reduce World Hunger
September 23, 2021
Upfield, the largest producer of plant-based butters, margarines, creams and cheeses and owner of brands including Flora and…
Blue Horizon
Biotech Innovator AgBiome Raises $116M in Blue Horizon Led Funding to Revolutionize Crop Agriculture
September 14, 2021
AgBiome – the biotech developer harnessing microbes to reduce pesticides and boost productivity – has announced the completion…
The Meatless Farm creates plant-based mince and burgers for everyday cooking that are promoted as "meat-free, not taste-free."
Meatless Farm Announces Collaboration With Equinom Will Reduce Carbon Footprint
September 10, 2021
Israeli plant-based nutrition company Equinom is to partner with alt-meat brand Meatless Farm and its subsidiary Lovingly Made…
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