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The Meat Industry Is Facing $5 Billion In Losses Due to Coronavirus

Coronavirus Could Cost the Pork Industry $5 Billion

As the coronavirus crisis continues, the U.S. pork industry is facing $5 billion in losses for the rest of 2020. According to the National Pork Producers Council (NPPC), restaurants closing down due to the pandemic...
Burger King Now Has Croissan’wiches With Vegan Breakfast Sausages

Burger King Now Has Croissan’wiches With Vegan Breakfast Sausages

(Updated June 15, 2020) | Impossible Foods has proven that it can create plant-based meat that looks, cooks, and tastes just like beef. And now it's out to do the same with pork. The...

Vegan Pork Rinds Snag $250K From Mark Cuban on ‘Shark Tank’

Vegetarian billionaire "Shark Tank" investor Mark Cuban has invested in Snacklins, a vegan pork rind brand. Described as a "delicious, guilt-free crunch," Snacklins -- which are 80 calories a bag -- are made from just...
Daycare Pork Ban Incites Nationwide Outrage Across Germany

Daycare Pork Ban Incites Nationwide Outrage Across Germany

Two German daycare centers recently announced they would remove pork from their menus. The decision attracted criticism from some of the public, motivating police to park patrol cars outside of the centers for protection. Two...
Why Big Pharma Wants You to Eat More Pork

Why Big Pharma Wants You to Eat More Pork

Climate change, plastic pollution, and antibiotic resistance. These are three of the biggest issues facing humankind today. We know that world leaders are beginning to sit up and take note of the climate crisis (thank...
Vegan Pulled Pork Now at Walmart

Vegan Pulled Pork Now at Walmart

MorningStar Farms' Veggie Pulled Pork is now available from Walmart stores. Made with soy, the protein-packed plant-based pork is part of the brand's Veggie Meal Starters range and can be added to a variety of...
’Slutty Vegan’ Bacon Launching In Supermarkets

’Slutty Vegan’ Bacon Launching in Supermarkets

New vegan bacon is on its way to supermarkets in the United States. The meat-free bacon strips come from Slutty Vegan, a plant-based burger joint serving up vegan junk food in Atlanta. The brand hosts...

You Can Make Vegan Pork and Bacon From Banana Peels Now

We all know that eating bananas is good for you, they're high in important vitamins and minerals, and they're tasty too. You can eat them as they are, add them to smoothies, milkshakes, or...

Vegan Pork and Chicken Next Up for Impossible Foods

Vegan pork and chicken products could be next on the agenda for plant-based meat company Impossible Foods. Up until now, the brand has focused most of its attention on developing and marketing its "bleeding" vegan...

Pennsylvania Dutch Company Creates Vegan Pork Leftover ‘Spam’

Pennsylvania Dutch company Russian Pepper USA has created "Vegan Scrapple" made from shiitake mushrooms. Similar to Spam, scrapple - also known as panhaas or "pan rabbit" - is a traditional Pennsylvania Dutch pork-based dish; pork...
Vegan Superfood Pork ‘Omnipork’ Launches in Hong Kong’s Green Common Stores

Vegan Pork Developed for Asian Palate Debuts in Hong Kong Grocery Stores

A retail pack of Omnipork - the vegan pork created by Asian startup Right Treat - is now available to preorder from Hong Kong grocery chain Green Common. First announced back in April, the vegan...
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Swine Fever Causes Pork Shares to Drop Over 10 Percent

Shares of the world's largest pork processor WH Group have dropped by as much as 11 percent. China's "number 1 butcher" has shut down one of its slaughterhouses due to an outbreak of African swine fever, a...
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‘Peppa Pig’s Surprise’ Show Urged to Go Vegan and Teach Kids About Compassion for...

Iconic children's television show "Peppa Pig," which is screened in more than 180 countries, has a live show currently touring Australia. Venues hosting the performance have been urged to go vegan to better align...
Hong Kong's Kind Kitchen Launches Vegan Right Treat Omnipork Menu

Hong Kong’s Kind Kitchen Launches Vegan Right Treat Omnipork Menu

Green Common, a Hong-Kong based grocery store and restaurant chain, is launching a new venture, The Kind Kitchen, in June. The eatery, located in Nan Fung Place, will act as a combined restaurant and store, but...
Pork Industry in Panic After $50 Million Fine Sets Precedent Over Farm Pollution

Pork Industry Panics After $50 Million Fine Over Pig Farming Pollution

Smithfield Foods, the largest pork producer in the world, now a subsidiary of China’s WH Group, was fined more than $50 million last week by a North Carolina court over the nuisance caused by...
New Vegan 'Superfood Pork' Launches in Hong Kong to Combat Asia’s Meat Consumption

New Vegan ‘Superfood Pork’ Launches in Hong Kong to Combat Asia’s Meat Consumption

A new vegan pork product launching in Hong Kong is poised to disrupt the massive global pork industry, particularly in Asian countries where it's the preferred animal protein. Right Treat’s Omnipork delivers the flavor,...

Growing Vegan Population Named a Challenge to Pork Sales

A new report has identified the “increasing global vegan population” as a “challenge to the growth” of the pork meat market. “Veganism is one of the fastest-growing lifestyle and diet movements,” the report outlined. It specified...
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World’s Largest Pork Processors Remove All Crammed Gestation Crates

Smithfield Foods inc., the largest pork processor in the world, has finally stopped forcing pregnant sows to inhabit gestation crates so small they can't even turn around. Animal rights activists have fought against this cruel...