Plant Based News

August 2, 2020
Tanya OCallaghan Highway To Health

New Plant Based Series “Highway To Health” Features Irish Presenter Tanya O’Callaghan

Highway To Health, a brand new T.V. series showcasing the benefits of a plant-based diet, will debut later this year with Irish musician & activist Tanya O'Callaghan joined by co-presenter Derrick Green. The pair will be exploring cuisines and cultures worldwide, along with eco-friendly innovations in the food world and beyond.
July 27, 2020

V-Face Opens Permanent Location in Stoneybatter, Dublin

V-Face, Dublin’s first vegan burger bar, now has a permanent home in Stoneybatter. The vegan burger brand applauded by vegans and carnivores alike has set up shop permanently on North Brunswick Street, Stoneybatter, Dublin 7.
July 14, 2020
Plant Based Vegan Diet

Opinion Piece: The future of Vegetables: Nutrient-Density & Bio Availability Pt. 2

Our ancestral dietary choices, compounded over thousands of years has shaped our brains reward structures and therefore our relationship with food today. Our own parents enjoy a myriad of foods which either they could not afford or were simply unavailable to them when they were younger, which is a stark difference in just one generation.
July 14, 2020

Opinion Piece: The future of Vegetables: Nutrient-Density & Bio Availability Pt. 1

Our ancestral dietary choices, compounded over thousands of years has shaped our brains reward structures and therefore our relationship with food today. Our own parents enjoy a myriad of foods which either they could not afford or were simply unavailable to them when they were younger, which is a stark difference in just one generation.
July 10, 2020

“Forks Over Knives” No Longer Available On Netflix

The Groundbreaking Plant Based Documentary Will Be Removed From The Streaming Service On July 15th
July 9, 2020

Dublin Vegfest 2020 Cancelled

Dublin VegFest confirmed that the 2020 festival cannot take place this year, with uncertainty surrounding the COVID-19 epidemic and the safety involved.
June 25, 2020

Plant Based Deliveroo Food Orders Surge 187% During Lockdown

Food delivery service Deliveroo has revealed that during the lockdown period of Covid 19 orders of plant based and vegan options increased 187%, with users in Dublin being the biggest consumers of plant based options, followed by Cork.
June 10, 2020

Kerry Group Expands Plant Based Range In Response To Consumer Demand

Kerry Group is looking to capitalize on the consumer demand shift to plant based and meat free alternatives with its new "Radical" range. The company, despite being a juggernaut of the Irish meat and dairy industry, is steadily increasing its alternative meat and dairy offerings, which use a variety of non-animal proteins including pea, rice, and sunflower.
June 9, 2020

Uk Dairy Producer Builds Plant-Based Manufacturing Facility. What Does This Mean For Irish Dairy?

Meadow Foods, the UK’s largest independent dairy and leading supplier of dairy ingredients to the food industry, has announced its plans to open a £4,000,000 plant based manufacturing facility in Chester, England. Construction began in January, and the facility is expected to be producing dairy-free milks, creams, yogurts, and sour cream by the end of 2020.
June 4, 2020

Novak Djokovic Details Benefits Of Plant Based Diet

Novak Djokovic has talked openly on how his switch to a plant based diet in 2007 rejuvenated his career.
June 3, 2020

Plant Based Athletes Outperform Omnivores In Endurance Study

A study conducted at l’Université du Québec à Montréal (UQAM) found that plant-based athletes outperformed omnivores in endurance tests, which the researchers say could be due to the higher carbohydrate intake
June 2, 2020
Plant Based Vs Vegan

As Vegan Food Options Increase, Consumers Must Educate Themselves To Make Healthy Choices

The Recent Boom In Heavily Processed Vegan Foods Is Not Healthy, and consumers must educate themselves on the difference between a plant based and vegan diet