healthy eating
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New Zealanders are reducing their meat consumption

According to a report titled “Hungry for Plant-Based: Consumer Insights”, approximately a third of New Zealanders say they are reducing their meat consumption. The report, commissioned…

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beef banned on campus
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Banning beef on campus

The University of East Anglia (UEA) in Norwich, England, is the most recent university to ban beef on campus. UEA’s student-elected Union Council, comprised of representatives…

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go-flexitarian
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‘Flexitarian’ or full vegetarian?

According to new research by Johns Hopkins University (JHU) in Baltimore, USA, a ‘flexitarian’ diet with one serving of meat a day has a lower carbon…

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oats porridge
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Vegan Porridge & Rice Pudding

If you’re a serious cyclist, then you most probably know the GCN YouTube channel. They’ve just launched a book called “GCN The Plant-Based Cyclist Book” written…

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Ghost meringues
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Ghost Meringues for Halloween

Are vegan meringues possible? Yes! The recipe uses aqaufaba, which is the juice from a tin of chickpeas” This acts like an egg white and the…

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perks-to-veges
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Are there perks to being plant-based?

Though it’s been popular to describe vegans and vegetarians as those who eat whole bulbs of lettuce at each meal, following a predominantly plant-based diet can…

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A happy cow?
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Plant-based diets – Seven facts

Wikipedia’s definition of a plant-based diet is “a diet consisting mostly or entirely of foods derived from plants, including vegetables, grains, nuts, seeds, legumes and fruits,…

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The Hatchet Inn, Bristol
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The Hatchet Inn now offers ‘comfort food’

In the United Kingdom, Bristol’s oldest pub The Hatchet Inn recently struck a deal with the restaurant Soy Ahoy to turn its food menu in a…

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Marco Springmann | TED Talk
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Reducing meat consumption to save our planet

Climate change should be a concern for everyone. In order to help save our planet, it is an accepted fact that as a global population we…

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flexitarian eating
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What is a flexitarian?

Flexitarian diets are picking up in popularity, and many have the idea that adopting it could be a way for us to help the environment. But…

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