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Beef and Dairy Industries Headed Toward ‘Total Collapse’ By 2030

A new report predicts that the beef industry and the dairy industry could "totally collapse" by 2030. RethinkX analyzes and forecasts the "scope, speed, and scale of technology-driven disruption" and how this disruption will impact...
Major NZ Dairy Company Loses Millions of Dollars as Plant Milk Rises

Major NZ Dairy Company Loses Millions of Dollars as Plant Milk Rises

Dairy giant Fonterra has experienced its second year of losses. The co-operative -- which is also New Zealand's largest company and the world's largest dairy exporter -- has reported a net loss after tax of...
This Documentary Exposes How Big Dairy Is Threatening Wild Tule Elk Population

This Documentary Exposes How Big Dairy Is Threatening Wild Tule Elk Population

A new documentary sheds light on how animals -- even outside of the factory farm -- are often the victims of our appetite for meat and dairy. In Northern California's Point Reyes National Seashore, Tule...

Starbucks Says Dairy Is Contributing to Climate Change

Starbucks has acknowledged that dairy contributes to climate change. In a section on its website titled "Tackling Climate Change, the world's biggest coffee shop chain acknowledges that the leading contributors to its carbon footprint are...
Morrisons Pledges to End Dairy Calf Slaughter

Morrisons Pledges to End Dairy Calf Slaughter

Major UK supermarket chain Morrisons has committed to ending the slaughter of male calves born on its dairy suppliers' farms. Morrisons joins Co-op, Sainsbury’s, and Waitrose in having an initiative that ensures calves are reared...
Could You Convince Earthling Ed Cow’s Milk Is for Humans?

Could You Convince Earthling Ed Cow’s Milk Is for Humans?

British animal rights activist Ed Winters -- known as Earthling Ed -- is a vegan educator and public speaker. He tours the world convincing people to ditch meat, dairy, and eggs, predominantly for the...
Billie Eilish Opens Up About Her Health On a Vegan Diet

Billie Eilish Opens Up About Her Health On a Vegan Diet

If you have a bad diet, you’re gonna have bad poops, according to vegan singer Billie Eilish. The 17-year-old “Ocean Eyes” singer appeared in a recent Pitchfork video interview where she was asked to rate...
Big Dairy’s Secret Marketing Plan Is Targeting Your Kids

Big Dairy’s Secret Marketing Plan Is Targeting Your Kids

The dairy industry is suffering. According to a report from earlier this year, nearly 3,000 dairy farms closed in the U.S. in 2018. Another highlighted that sales dropped by an estimated $1.1 billion compared...
Oat Milk Is So Popular It May Put the Dairy Industry Out of Business

Oat Milk Is So Popular, It May Put the Dairy Industry Out of Business

Vegan milk is so popular it could be impacting the dairy industry. Dairy sales are declining while dairy-free milk brands are seeing growing popularity. The Dairy Farmers of America -- which makes up around 30...
Dairy Farmer Says Industry Must Adapt to Vegan Demand

40% of Farmers Think Veganism Is the Future

Vegan, vegetarian, and flexitarian diets are "here to stay," a dairy farmer has said. Writing for the Irish Independent, journalist and farmer Darragh McCullough spoke about the rising demand for plant-based food, adding that the...
Experts Predict Dairy Industry Could Disappear in 10 Years

Experts Predict Dairy Industry Could Disappear in 10 Years

Consumers are growing weary of dairy. Sales of milk continue to drop - recent data released by the Dairy Farmers of America showed a $1.1 billion loss in revenue for the dairy industry in...
Why Half the People You Know Now Regularly Buy Vegan Milk

Vegan Milk Is Now a Staple Purchase for 48% of Americans

(Updated March 15, 2020) | Almost half of dairy-drinking Americans bought both cow's and plant-based milk over the past six months, Food Navigator reports. A survey of 2,006 adults—conducted by global market research firm IPSOS—revealed...
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U.S. Dairy Farmers Struggle With Milk Surplus as Vegan Options Drive Market Shift

Despite efforts to keep the industry afloat, dairy farmers are struggling with milk surpluses, driven, in part, by the rise of vegan options. Since the 1970s, Americans have steadily lost interest in dairy milk. A USDA report...
Colin Kaepernick-Inspired Vegan Ads Arrive in NYC Subway Stations

Colin Kaepernick-Inspired Vegan Ads Arrive in NYC Subway Stations

New York-based Woodstock Farm Animal Sanctuary has launched a dairy industry awareness campaign, starting with posters in a New York City subway station that feature "Colin Kowpernick" -- a rescued dairy calf named after...

Vegan Actor Alicia Silverstone Voices Mechanical Cow ‘Carly’ to Teach Kids About the Dairy...

Actor, activist, and entrepreneur Alicia Silverstone is working to inspire the next generation to think more about where their milk comes from. The "Clueless" and "American Woman" star is using her acting skills to voice Carly,...

Truth About Milk Production Exposed With Viva!’s New ‘Scary Dairy’ Campaign

Scary Dairy, a new website by the UK-based animal rights charity Viva!, aims to help the British public go dairy-free. The new site provides comprehensive information on what happens to cows and goats in the dairy industry...
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Vegan Celeb Moby Says Dairy Cow Moms Belong With Their Babies, Too

Vegan musician Moby believes that mother cows and their calves belong together, no matter what. The longtime animal activist took to Instagram last week to share a photo of a mother cow named Maybelle and...

The BBC Reveals ‘The Dark Side of Dairy’ in New Series ‘Disclosure’

Scottish investigative journalist Samantha Poling will explore the harsh realities of the dairy and live animal export industries in an upcoming special titled "The Dark Side of Dairy." The episode is part of the...
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Dairy Industry Inappropriately Targeting Latinos, Says New Report

A dairy industry report obtained by the Latino-focused branch of international animal rights organization PETA (People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals) has revealed the inner workings of how the dairy industry is consciously...
Dairy-Drinkers See Life Through a Calf’s Eyes With New Virtual Reality Technology

Dairy Drinkers See Life Through a Calf’s Eyes With New Virtual Reality Technology

Dairy eaters in Saint Paul, Minnesota, were recently challenged to take a glimpse at what life is like for a cow born on a dairy farm. PETA (People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals), the...
Global Shift to a Vegan Diet Can Feed the Planet, Study Says

Global Shift to a Vegan Diet Can Feed the Planet, Study Says

UN experts predict that by 2050, the world population will reach 9.7 billion. Factoring in the rising global demand for meat, many have questioned whether our current resource-intensive means of production can be sustained for...