Yes, you check out that right. The meat industry is so scared of losing service to the plant-based market that it’s aiming to have the federal government tell vegan business they can’t use the word “meat.” This desperate plea is ridiculous given that the term has been used for centuries to describe the edible part of particular plants, such as coconut meat.
However although ludicrous, this stunt is not initial. The meat, dairy, and egg industries have actually promoted strict government definitions before in an effort to injure the vegan movement.
For over a decade the dairy industry, threatened by the plant-based milk market, has actually prompted the Fda to specify the term “