Brad Vanstone has had good cause to celebrate this month: as the grandson of a dairy farmer whose products were previously stocked in UK supermarket Waitrose, the launch of the Willicroft farm plant-based cheese range […]
Oatly Speaks Out About Transfarmation — “To be a Catalyst, You Have to Dare to Try New Ways of Working”
Here, Sustainability Manager Carina Tollmar from Swedish Oat drink pioneer Oatly speaks to vegconomist about their transfarmation campaign helping farmers transition to the cultivation of plant crops, as farmers around the world increasingly have to […]
According to ABC in Australia, the animal agriculture sector could lose up to $3.2 billion by 2030 if it does not “meet changing consumer attitudes to animal welfare.” The Meat and Livestock Australia (MLA) said […]
The Agriculture Fairness Alliance (AFA) is a coalition of various groups and individuals ranging from free-market advocates to vegans, from environmentalists to food equity proponents. The group is lobbying for justice and fairness in farm […]
The TV advert by sweets brand Katjes in Germany for Chocjes vegan chocolate caused controversy and triggered many discussions. The predominantly positive reactions were countered by complaints by farmers and the Bavarian farmer association.
New research from Harvard University demonstrates that the UK would be able to sustain itself and help meet the Paris Agreement by returning a portion of land used for animal agriculture back to forest.
Farmers Weekly, a publication addressing the UK farming community, has discussed vegans and veganism twice so far in these early days of 2019, with one writer appealing to its readers that it’s time for farmers […]