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Answer: Because it was never about the cows, or even animal rights.
So what do cigarettes and cows have in common? First, they are big business. Second, they have incredibly strong lobbyists for both sides of the debate. Personally, I've got a special connection and l...
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"Milk is an emotional product." Theresa Marquez, the mission executive at Organic Valley, hit the nail right on the head. Whenever people talk about milk, and their choices in regards to this dairy pr...
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Kwality, India's largest privately owned dairy firm, is about to raise ₹600 crore from the American private equity giant Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co. (KKR), Reghu Balakrishnan of Mint reported citing...
Depending on where they lived, Indians generally grew up with milk reaching their doorstep each morning either in a glass bottle (which of course would be refilled and reused) or they'd have their steel cans filled by the milk man, who'd arrive with his own giant steel container. Today, milk generally comes either in a Tetrapak or a plastic packet-- neither one is healthy for our environment or for us because of its plastic content.
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Not only does animal agriculture consume unsustainable amounts of water, it also can pollute a region's water supply. But animal agriculture doesn't have to be our proverbial white elephant. According to a 2012 study, vegetarian diets dramatically reduce the pressure on our water resources. By choosing more plant-based foods, we can reduce our impact on the environment and help animals. With World Earth Day on 22 April, it's something to chew on.
What do Aamir Khan, Alia Bhatt, Ellen DeGeneres and Carl Lewis have in common? All of them eschew meat, eggs, dairy and other animal-derived foods. But plant-based meals aren't just for the famous. Everyone can choose more plant-based options, and in so doing make a conscious choice to take a stand for animals, the environment and their own health. Moreover, plant-based meals can be a treat to your taste buds as well (just try some of the recipes we've collated).
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For Parsi historian and author Marzban Giara, it had almost become a daily ritual to have a glass of fresh milk in the morning followed by a quick chat with the burly gentleman dressed in all white wh...
NEW DELHI — Dairy major GCMMF, which sells milk and other dairy products under the Amul brand, has reported a 14 per cent rise in turnover at Rs 20,730 crore for the last fiscal on the back of growth...