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The Best Honey Comes From Apples, Not Bees: Just Ask This Farm

The Best Honey Comes From Apples, Not Bees: Just Ask This Farm

A sustainable farm in Suffolk, UK, is making vegan honey from apple juice. Applewood Acres, an organic farm just outside of the village of Bentley, was founded by partners Jo Hull and Dave Carney. The...
Can You Call Yourself Vegan If You Eat Honey?

Can You Call Yourself Vegan If You Eat Honey?

Humans have consumed honey for centuries. Bees have been making it for even longer. The insect first started making honey around 200 million years ago, long before humans even existed on planet Earth. Honey is...
Is Honey Vegan? Why Bees Need It More Than We Do

Is Honey Vegan? Why Bees Need It More Than We Do

Honey -- it's a popular "better-for-you" sweetener for tea and baked goods alike, but because it's made by bees, the question of its vegan status is an on-going discussion in communities. What Is Honey? Bees make...

UKs’ First Prebiotic-Rich Vegan Honey Launches in Selfridges

Selfridges has launched a new line of prebiotic-rich vegan honey by Plant Based Artisan. The new line of bee-free honey - which comes in recyclable packaging - is part of a larger increase in the...
D'vash Organics Vegan Sweet Potato Nectar Is the New Bee-Free Honey

You Can Now Buy Organic Vegan Honey Made From Sweet Potato

Bee-free, vegan honey made from organic sweet potatoes is now a thing. Lovers of sweet-and-spicy combos can also buy cayenne pepper-infused date nectar. Both of the better-for-you sweeteners are made by LA-based D'vash Organics, a...

What Do Vegans Not Eat? Everything You Need to Know

What do vegans not eat? It's a question with some pretty simple answers. Vegans adhere to a plant-based diet rich in fruits, vegetables, grains, legumes, nuts, and seeds. There's no deprivation--quite the contrary! In fact,...
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Bee-Killing Pesticides Unnecessary for Major Crops, New Study Finds

Researchers from European universities have discovered that pesticides used for corn crops, that have adverse effects on pollinators such as bees, are unnecessary in many cases. The study, published in Environmental Science and Pollution Research,...

5 Vegan Honey Alternatives to Satisfy Your Sweet Tooth

Honey is often a controversial topic in the vegan world as many people debate whether or not the sweet nectar is actually suitable for vegans or not. Luckily for your sweet tooth, there is...

Oozing With Controversy | The Honey Debate – Vegan or Not Vegan?

  Weighing in on the big issues that ooze with controversy; is honey vegan or not? The word ‘vegan’ was first spread in 1944 by Donald Watson who said, ‘Veganism is a way of living which excludes all forms...