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Winners Announced In The 2021 New Zealand Dairy Free Awards

Tuesday, 9 February 2021, 7:31 am | The Vegan Society Aotearoa New Zealand

This is the second of the annual Dairy Free Awards, which highlight and showcase the best of New Zealand's available plant-based dairy alternatives. The awards cover six categories of products: ice cream, cheese, milk, yoghurt, chocolate and butter. ... More >>

It's Official - We Have Too Many Cows

Wednesday, 3 February 2021, 7:27 am | The Vegan Society Aotearoa New Zealand

The draft report from the Climate Change Commission states that we are not on target to meeting our global agreements for reducing our greenhouse gas emissions. It suggests actions that need to take place to put us back on track, with reducing stock numbers ... More >>

Plant Based Predictions For 2021

Monday, 4 January 2021, 12:05 pm | The Vegan Society Aotearoa New Zealand

With over 440,000 people worldwide signing up to Veganuary, it's clear that the plant-based movement is continuing to skyrocket. Kiwis are as keen as ever to be taking the vegan challenge, finding many of their traditional favourites existing ... More >>

Plant Based Predictions For 2021

Monday, 28 December 2020, 8:35 am | The Vegan Society Aotearoa New Zealand

Veganuary ushers in an auspicious start to the New Year, setting up to be the biggest ever yet. With 250,000 people worldwide signing up in advance, that's already over half the number of last year's unprecedented 400,000! Kiwis are as keen as ever to ... More >>

Call For Plant Based Farming

Monday, 9 November 2020, 8:26 am | The Vegan Society Aotearoa New Zealand

Today sees the launch of a petition calling on the new government to offer advice and support to farmers wanting to diversify towards plant-based agriculture. Currently many farmers may feel trapped in their current circumstances and cannot see a way ... More >>

Today's The Day For Pies

Monday, 2 November 2020, 7:49 am | The Vegan Society Aotearoa New Zealand

Whether you are joining us for the judging, or coming along to the awards ceremony, where you will have a chance to taste test some of the 70 pies entering our annual competition, you won't want to miss out on finding out who is this year's Supreme ... More >>

World Vegan Day New Zealand Style

Sunday, 1 November 2020, 8:02 am | The Vegan Society Aotearoa New Zealand

The first World Vegan Day was in 1994 to celebrate 60 years of the UK Vegan Society and to highlight what was then very much a minority position. Times have certainly changed as New Zealand ranks 5th for veganism in Google searches worldwide and we ... More >>

Third Annual Pie Awards Hotly Contested

Tuesday, 27 October 2020, 6:10 am | The Vegan Society Aotearoa New Zealand

This is the third year of the Vegan Society's Pie Awards and the competition gets more fierce every year. Pies are very much a Kiwi tradition and 5 years ago a vegan would have had a hard time finding a vegan pie anywhere. There are now literally ... More >>

 
 
 
 
 

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