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Why Peganism could be the next big food trend

Metro UK 04 Mar 2021
For him Peganism also means being wary of dairy (he claims there are ‘very real risks’ for digestive problems and that factory-farmed dairy produce can harm the environment), avoiding certain beans, including butter beans, kidney beans, baked beans, and borlotti beans (‘on ...

Commentary: Oregon needs a moratorium on permits for large dairies

Capital Press 03 Mar 2021
Only a few years before, the Lost Valley Farm mega-dairy filed for bankruptcy after more than 200 environmental violations and photographs surfaced showing its manure storage areas (called “lagoons”) overflowing and threatening local groundwater ... Emma Newton is the Oregon organizer with Food & Water Watch and Stand Up to Factory Farms.

Powered by Plants: Milk industry is on life support

The Spokesman-Review 02 Mar 2021
It goes to the slaughterhouse, as do the male offspring of the dairy cow, according to several studies on factory farming ... That’s probably why you drank a carton of it with every meal in school and why the hilariously atrocious food pyramid recommended you have two to three servings of dairy every day.

Greta Thunberg attacks EU plan to ban ‘dairy’-terms from plant-based alternatives

The Independent 24 Feb 2021
The European Parliament’s Amendment 171 and Amendment 72, which have already been passed in parliament will have considerable consequences for both those selling plant-based alternatives to dairy, and for the consumers who buy them ... RSPCA calls for cut in meat and dairy as activists launch legal fight to end factory farming.

How health scare sowed seeds of success for John Woods of Linwoods

Belfast Telegraph 23 Feb 2021
Over the years it has grown to include a haulage, bakery and dairy business ... "We had an empty dairy and an empty bakery with all the equipment sold, so what do we do with that? However, we had a factory in Armagh, which had been progressing rapidly…building a brand of Linwoods Health Foods," he says.

Environmentalists make long-shot attempt to ban new factory farms

Finger Lakes Times 21 Feb 2021
Those efforts face fierce opposition from the livestock industry, which notes that Americans rely on the operations for meat, dairy and eggs ... Cory Booker, a New Jersey Democrat, has proposed legislation that would phase out so-called factory farms within 20 years ... Her community has been hollowed out by factory farms, she said.

Cow excrement tapped by town in Hokkaido for CO2-free power

Asahi News 21 Feb 2021
Turning all bodily waste from 10,000 milk cows in the municipality into methanol could cover power consumed at all the town’s public facilities and seafood product processing plants and at two-thirds of its dairy factories, according to one estimate ... “Dairy farming is dramatically ...

Former cubicle dweller embraces his passion as a chicken farmer

Daily Breeze 20 Feb 2021
Bread and dairy were out ... But the more closely they read about the factory-farm meat they were buying, the more hoodwinked they felt ... He is pictured with Mabel, a dairy cow ... Mabel the dairy cow roams happily on the Pasturebird Farm ... He is pictured with Mabel, a dairy cow ... “We want to end factory farming.

The big cheese: inside UAE's marvellous mozzarella factory

The National 16 Feb 2021
Behind the corrugated iron walls of the Italian Dairy Products factory, industrial churners run for hours each day producing fresh, creamy cheese ... More than a decade later, the factory now produces more than 420 tonnes of cheese each year ... Produced at Marmum Dairy farm in Al Ain, it travels from udder to factory floor within a few hours.

Council, Govt 'failure' is why Fonterra can discharge toxic wastewater on empty farms — ecologist

TVNZ 10 Feb 2021
Local and central Government is failing to adequately limit the dairy industry’s discharge of wastewater onto land, which puts people’s health and the environment at risk, a freshwater ecologist says.  ... The dairy cooperative said it was part of its circular nutrient management system because the wastewater would help the grass grow.

Fonterra discharging nitrogen-heavy water onto 'ghost farms'

RNZ 09 Feb 2021
One survey describes a "contamination plume" and notes 53 wells, mostly near the Clandeboye dairy factory and Seadown fertiliser storage facility, exceed drinking water standards for nitrate-nitrogen ... The practice of spreading dairy factory wastewater on farms has been around for as long as she remembers.

Clyde orchard donates free fruit as 'thank you' to local community

TVNZ 09 Feb 2021
An orchard in the small Central Otago town of Clyde is giving away free fruit as a thank you for everyone doing the hard yards during the Covid-19 lockdown.&nbsp... Source. Seven Sharp ... Truckloads of free fruit were then sent on its way to the meat and dairy factory workers, schools, medical centres and hospitals all over Southland ... .

Chocolatier set for expansion after £250,000 funding boost

The Business Desk 09 Feb 2021
The beans are imported to the UK and crafted into chocolate by expert chocolatiers at its factory, before being wrapped in packaging depicting the volcanoes from where the beans were sourced. Firetree Chocolate’s products are all dairy free and suitable for vegans, Halal, Kosher and those with lactose intolerance ... Previous Article. Next Article. .

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