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If you are pledging to try vegan for the month, naturally, you will have many questions. Most of us are raised eating a diet that includes animal products, and so cutting these out can be as daunting as it is exciting. It’s important to get answers to any nutritional concerns and be aware of current recommendations around supplementation.

As farmers recently convened for the annual Oxford Farming and Oxford Real Farming conferences, we ask Rich Hardy – a new entrant vegan farmer – to share his experiences after his first year of growing in Cornwall.

Without drastic reductions in greenhouse gas emissions (GHG) in our food and agriculture, the goals of the Paris Agreement and the 1.5°C or 2°C climate targets cannot be achieved.

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Today, the world COP26 Climate Change Conference opens in Glasgow.

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We’ve teamed up with the Royal Osteoporosis Society to make a video about how to look after our bones.

Why it’s important for everyone to know about iodine, and simple solutions to help vegans get enough. 

This mental health awareness week we look at one person’s experience of what it is like to live with anxiety as a vegan and what they do to protect their mental health.

What does ‘thriving’ mean to you? We think it’s the perfect word to describe feeling great physically and mentally.

Thousands of people have signed up for Veganuary, so it’s a great time of year to talk about how to prepare meals that are both delicious and nutritious.


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