cowspiracy

Cowspiracy? Why environmentalists won’t advocate for veganism

COWSPIRACY official trailer + Indiegogo from First Spark Media on Vimeo. The film trailer above is for COWSPIRACY, a sfsfsfffs. The makers of this film are seeking $54,000 to allow themselves to … [Continue Reading...]

Soyajoy G4 Soy Milk Maker

Review: Soyajoy G4 Soy Milk Maker

Recently, Soyajoy came out with a replacement for their top-selling soy milk maker. For 2013, Soyajoy now has the G4 soy milk maker, a replacement for their older, G3 model. The product description (according to the manufacturer) is that the SoyaJoy G4 is the next model to the 5-star rated … [Continue Reading...]

ANIMAL RIGHTS

cowspiracy

COWSPIRACY official trailer + Indiegogo from First Spark Media on Vimeo. The film trailer above is for COWSPIRACY, a sfsfsfffs. The makers of this film are seeking $54,000 to allow themselves to properly market and distribute the film to a large audience. If you are interested making a … [Continue Reading...]

FOOD

meatonomics

Meatonomics: The Bizarre Economics of Meat and Dairy

Source:  YouTube Few consumers are aware of the economic forces behind the production of meat, fish, eggs, and dairy. Yet omnivore and herbivore alike, the forces of Meatonomics affect us in many ways. Most importantly, we’ve lost the ability to decide for ourselves what – and how much – to … [Continue Reading...]

HEALTH

multivitamins

Do multivitamins make you healthier?

Some experts say it's time to give up on daily multivitamins to preserve health, but others disagree. What should you do? If you take a multivitamin, it's probably because you want to do everything you can to protect your health. But there is still limited evidence that a daily cocktail of … [Continue Reading...]

SCIENCE

Another Reason Not To Eat Meat

As if there aren’t enough reasons not to eat meat… According to New Scientist magazine, consuming red meat and dairy puts humans at risk from a rather nasty strain of e. coli.  This particular strain attaches itself to a sugar molecule that humans can’t produce, but is ingested when we consume meat and dairy products. […]

GREEN LIVING

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Would You Buy an Electric Car With Leather Seats?

I have many different sites in my RSS feed. I noticed an article today on USAToday.com's website. The title of the article is "Will vegans drive Nissan Leafs with leather seats?" Apparently, Nissan is offering leather seats as an option on their  electric car, the Nissan Leaf. So the article is … [Continue Reading...]

REVIEWS

Soyajoy G4 Soy Milk Maker

Review: Soyajoy G4 Soy Milk Maker

Recently, Soyajoy came out with a replacement for their top-selling soy milk maker. For 2013, Soyajoy now has the G4 soy milk maker, a replacement for their older, G3 model. The product description (according to the manufacturer) is that the SoyaJoy G4 is the next model to the 5-star rated … [Continue Reading...]

cowspiracy

Cowspiracy? Why environmentalists won’t advocate for veganism

COWSPIRACY official trailer + Indiegogo from First Spark Media on Vimeo. The film trailer above is for COWSPIRACY, a sfsfsfffs. The makers of this film are seeking $54,000 to allow themselves to properly market and distribute the film to a large audience. If you are interested making a … [Continue Reading...]

multivitamins

Do multivitamins make you healthier?

Some experts say it's time to give up on daily multivitamins to preserve health, but others disagree. What should you do? If you take a multivitamin, it's probably because you want to do everything you can to protect your health. But there is still limited evidence that a daily cocktail of … [Continue Reading...]

meatonomics

Meatonomics: The Bizarre Economics of Meat and Dairy

Source:  YouTube Few consumers are aware of the economic forces behind the production of meat, fish, eggs, and dairy. Yet omnivore and herbivore alike, the forces of Meatonomics affect us in many ways. Most importantly, we’ve lost the ability to decide for ourselves what – and how much – to … [Continue Reading...]

stellar vegan salads

Stellar Vegan Salads: new book by Sharon Discorfano

Sharon Discorfano's new book "Stellar Vegan Salads" is now available in hard copy. We are awaiting out review copy, but I wanted to pass along the press release to you. Once we receive a copy of the book, we will review it and update this information. NEW YORK, NY, April 3, 2014 -- … [Continue Reading...]

beyond meat

Vegan Meat Tastes Like Chicken

  Last May, Whole Foods recalled two types of curried chicken salad that had been sold in some of its stores in the Northeast. The retailer’s kitchens had accidentally confused a batch of “chick’n” salad made with a plant protein substitute with one made from real chicken, and reversed the … [Continue Reading...]

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Go Veggie and Spork Foods Tour Whole Foods

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agritopia

Agritopia: Farm-to-Table Living Takes Root

It's not vegan, but still, Agritopia is pretty interesting... Agritopia® community is something of a modern day village set within the urban fabric of the Phoenix metro area. The name says it all: Agritopia® is about preserving urban agriculture and integrating it into the most neighborly, … [Continue Reading...]

animal place

“Turlock: the Documentary” Will Make You Want to Hug a Hen

The documentary film Turlock the documentary (www.turlockrescue.org) chronicles the rescue of chickens from the largest animal neglect case in U.S. history. When Northern California animal sanctuary Animal Place (www.animaplace.org) found out an egg farm in nearby Turlock had closed, and more than … [Continue Reading...]

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WHO Cuts Sugar Intake Advice to 5%

Sugar should account for less than 5.0 percent of what people eat each day if they are to avoid health risks such as weight gain and tooth decay linked to excessively sugary diets, the World Health Organisation (WHO) said on Wednesday. Issuing new draft sugar guidelines, the United Nations health … [Continue Reading...]

chipotle

Chipotle’s Vegan Tofu Burrito Goes National

  Over the years, we've written about a couple of articles about Chipolte offering vegan options (Chipotle to Offer Vegan Burrito in Pacific Northwest and Vegan Chicken at Chipotle). According to the article from Fast Company earlier this week, the vegan burritos (Sofritas) will now be … [Continue Reading...]