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Vegetarianism in schools is ‘entirely appropriate’

Monday, 20 January 2020, 9:27 am | NZ Vegetarian Society

The NZ Vegetarian Society has responded to claims that a new climate change resource which encourages students to eat less meat and dairy should be removed from schools. More >>

Hundreds of Kiwis Choose to Go Veg for 2020

Thursday, 16 January 2020, 9:27 am | NZ Vegetarian Society

People across Aotearoa have signed up for the NZ Vegetarian Society’s 21-Day Plant-Based Challenge. The popularity of the challenge has exceeded everyone’s expectations. More >>

NZ Vegetarian Society encourages NZers to ‘go veg’ in 2020

Monday, 30 December 2019, 9:36 am | NZ Vegetarian Society

The NZ Vegetarian Society is encouraging New Zealanders to ‘go veg’ in 2020. It is asking meat-eaters to try vegetarianism, and urging vegetarians to give veganism a go. More >>

NZ Vegetarian Society offers guidance on surviving Christmas

Tuesday, 17 December 2019, 8:55 am | NZ Vegetarian Society

The NZ Vegetarian Society has set out advice for vegetarians and vegans on how to survive Christmas. More >>

NZ Vegetarian Society asks for understanding this Christmas

Thursday, 12 December 2019, 9:21 am | NZ Vegetarian Society

The NZ Vegetarian Society is asking meat-eaters to give the gift of understanding to vegetarians and vegans this Christmas. More >>

Vegetarian Society Announces Winner of Student Competition

Monday, 4 November 2019, 9:08 am | NZ Vegetarian Society

The NZ Vegetarian Society has announced the winner of its annual Think Kind Student Competition. The winner is Year 9 student, Sophie Weenink Smith, from Nelson College for Girls. Weenink Smith organised a beach clean-up involving 200 people. Together, ... More >>

World Vegan Day is a great time to make a change

Friday, 1 November 2019, 8:46 am | NZ Vegetarian Society

NZ Vegetarian Society says World Vegan Day is a great time to make a change More >>

NZ Vegetarian Society invites NZers to vote for competition

Tuesday, 29 October 2019, 8:55 am | NZ Vegetarian Society

NZ Vegetarian Society spokesperson Philip McKibbin says NZers need to get in quick if they want to vote for this year’s Think Kind student competition. Voting closes on Thursday. More >>

Vegetarianism is for everyone

Tuesday, 22 October 2019, 8:22 am | NZ Vegetarian Society

NZ Vegetarian Society spokesperson Philip McKibbin says vegetarianism can be enjoyed by everyone, regardless of age, culture, or religion. Well-planned vegetarian and vegan diets are suitable for every stage of life, and vegetarian cuisine can be found ... More >>

NZ Vegetarian Society urges NZers to consider vegetarianism

Tuesday, 15 October 2019, 9:08 am | NZ Vegetarian Society

NZ Vegetarian Society spokesperson Philip McKibbin is encouraging New Zealanders to consider the impact that vegetarianism can have on their world. October is Vegetarian Awareness Month, and it’s a great time to learn about plant-based diets. Adopting ... More >>

Vegetarian Society Says Veganism Gaining Relevance

Tuesday, 8 October 2019, 8:43 am | NZ Vegetarian Society

October is Vegetarian Awareness Month , and the NZ Vegetarian Society says veganism is becoming increasingly relevant in our ever-changing world. More >>

NZers Celebrate Vegetarian Awareness Month

Tuesday, 1 October 2019, 8:37 am | NZ Vegetarian Society

To celebrate World Vegetarian Day on 1 October, the NZ Vegetarian Society has announced the finalists for itsThink Kind student competition on its website: http://www.vegetarian.org.nz/vegetarian-events/think-kind-2019/2019-think-kind-competition-winners/ . More >>

NZ Beef and Lamb should be promoting plant-based diets

Friday, 6 September 2019, 11:15 am | NZ Vegetarian Society

Following Iron Awareness Week last month, NZ Beef and Lamb released the results of an informal, unscientific survey that they themselves conducted. The results, as they note, are shocking: More >>

Are you getting enough iron? We sure are!

Monday, 26 August 2019, 8:15 am | NZ Vegetarian Society

The NZ Vegetarian Society challenges vegetarians to show Beef & Lamb NZ that they don’t need meat to be healthy More >>

Think Kind Student Competition Closes in Two Weeks

Friday, 26 July 2019, 8:56 am | NZ Vegetarian Society

Students have two weeks left to enter the 2019 Think Kind Competition ! The annual competition is run by the NZ Vegetarian Society , and it is open to all currently-enrolled primary, intermediate, and secondary-aged students. Students can use their unique ... More >>

Why should you go vegetarian this Plastic Free July?

Friday, 12 July 2019, 8:28 am | NZ Vegetarian Society

The Plastic Free July challenge is becoming very popular worldwide. It aims to raise awareness of the amount of single-use plastic in our lives, and it challenges people to do something about it. Numerous ideas are offered on where to start – from refusing ... More >>

Think Kind Competition 2019

Wednesday, 3 April 2019, 9:52 am | NZ Vegetarian Society

Entries are now open for the 2019 Think Kind Competition ! The annual competition is run by the NZ Vegetarian Society , and it is open to all currently-enrolled primary, intermediate, and secondary-aged students. Students can use their unique talents ... More >>

New Zealand Vegan Certification launched today

Thursday, 1 November 2018, 10:30 am | NZ Vegetarian Society

In a New Zealand first, a Vegan Certification scheme launches today, fittingly on World Vegan Day. More >>

“Extreme Cult Diet” to Scientifically Proven

Monday, 8 October 2018, 1:06 pm | NZ Vegetarian Society

“Extreme Cult Diet” to Scientifically Proven - a look at vegetarianism from 1943 to now October is World Vegetarian Month, and this year the NZ Vegetarian Society celebrates 75 years. It is a good time to reflect on the societal change towards ... More >>

World Vegetarian Day – 1st October

Friday, 28 September 2018, 3:47 pm | NZ Vegetarian Society

World Vegetarian Day on 1st October is the day to celebrate all things vegetarian, and there’s never been a better time to celebrate. Vegetarianism, and in particular veganism, is growing at an unprecedented rate, both in New Zealand and globally. More >>

 

 

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