Vegan

Hilton Food Group strengthens its ‘footprint’ in vegan market

Hilton Food Group strengthens its ‘footprint’ in vegan market

Hilton Food Group has reached agreement to acquire the remaining 50% of its joint venture partner Dalco Food B.V.. Dalco...

September 13, 2021

Vegans at higher risk of bone fractures – Oxford study

Vegans at higher risk of bone fractures – Oxford study

Vegans, vegetarians and pescatarians (people who eat fish but no other meat) may be at higher risk of bone fractures,...

November 23, 2020

Dr. Paddy Wall warns of vegan diet health risks beyond age of 55 years

Dr. Paddy Wall warns of vegan diet health risks beyond age of 55 years

The topic of vegan diets – and intake of protein – was addressed at a discussion held in University College...

February 28, 2020

Go Vegan showrunners ‘need to tell the public who’s funding them’ – IFA

Go Vegan showrunners ‘need to tell the public who’s funding them’ – IFA

Eden Animal Sanctuary, which funds expensive advertisements around Ireland and the UK as part of the Go Vegan World campaign,...

January 8, 2020

Activists target UK farmer bringing sheep to factory

Activists target UK farmer bringing sheep to factory

A number of what are believed to be vegan activists recently attempted to impede on a farmer bringing sheep to...

May 29, 2019

‘Let vegans be vegans; don’t drive the middle ground that way’

‘Let vegans be vegans; don’t drive the middle ground that way’

“If people want to be vegans, let them be vegans but as one student in the Angus calf rearing competition...

May 6, 2019

Vegans attack UK milk vouchers…for not including plant ‘milk’

Vegans attack UK milk vouchers…for not including plant ‘milk’

The UK’s National Health Service (NHS) has been accused of being “discriminatory” by a vegan society for its Healthy Start...

April 4, 2019

Complaint about RTE vegan diet ‘misinformation’ rejected

Complaint about RTE vegan diet ‘misinformation’ rejected

A complaint made to the Broadcasting Authority of Ireland (BAI) in relation to two RTE programmes discussing vegan diets has...

March 25, 2019

Waterford butcher hits back at ‘intimidating’ vegan protest

Waterford butcher hits back at ‘intimidating’ vegan protest

A butcher shop in Co. Waterford has voiced frustration and sadness following an unannounced vegan protest directly outside its premises...

February 6, 2019

Vegan advert on pigs banned for being ‘misleading’ in the UK

Vegan advert on pigs banned for being ‘misleading’ in the UK

The Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) has banned a “misleading” cinema advert from vegan campaign group Viva! that claimed 90% of...

September 5, 2018

‘Happy Pear’ brothers seek meeting with minister on community farm

‘Happy Pear’ brothers seek meeting with minister on community farm

The energetic twins behind the well-known ‘Happy Pear’ vegetarian and vegan brand have sought a meeting with Agriculture Minister, Michael...

May 27, 2018

Galway farmer moves from dry stock to plant-based enterprise

Galway farmer moves from dry stock to plant-based enterprise

A part-time farmer who plans to switch over from a traditional dry stock enterprise to a plant-based operation, and who...

October 7, 2017

Former President under fire for stance on meat consumption

Former President under fire for stance on meat consumption

Former President Mary Robinson has come under fire after making comments in recent days in relation to the consumption of...

September 30, 2016

Parents in Italy could be jailed for enforcing vegan diets on children

Parents in Italy could be jailed for enforcing vegan diets on children

Parents in Italy who subject their child to a vegan diet could face anywhere between one to six years imprisonment...

August 13, 2016