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Ethan Brown, founder, president and CEO of Beyond Meat. Adam Jeffery | CNBC Shares of Beyond Meat cratered as much as 28% Monday in after-hours trading following the release of disappointing third-quarter results, capping off a frenzied day of trading for the volatile stock. McDonald’s announcement of a plant-based line called “McPlant” sparked confusion among …

In November 2018, I travelled to Guangzhou, a city of about 14 million people in southern China. Late autumn is the time for making lap yuk, a type of preserved pork that is a local speciality, and across town I would often spot slabs of meat hanging from high-rise apartment balconies, tied up with string …

Image copyright Getty Images Hundreds of workers have tested positive for coronavirus at meat processing plants and abattoirs. They include a chicken processing site in Anglesey, where more than 150 workers have become infected with Covid-19, and plants in Wrexham and West Yorkshire. There have also been major outbreaks in Germany, France, Spain and the …

EASTERN CAROLINA, NC (WITN) – To avoid a future meat shortage, President Trump signed an executive order Tuesday, the Defense Production Act, declaring meat plants as essential businesses. The fear for a shortage comes as some meat plants, including those in Eastern Carolina, experienced outbreaks of COVID-19. The plants include Sanderson Farms in Kinston, Perdue …

Trump to Order U.S. Meat Plants to Stay Open Amid Pandemic  Bloomberg Tyson Foods Warns ‘The Food Supply Chain Is Breaking’ Amid Coronavirus Pandemic | NBC Nightly News  NBC News Tyson chairman warns of ‘meat shortages’ as industry faces scrutiny for worker safety during coronavirus  Des Moines Register Trump to sign order requiring meat processing plants stay open …

Chinese-owned meat packing giant Smithfield Foods has closed two additional plants in the U.S. after coronavirus outbreaks, raising concerns about the American food supply chain. Smithfield announced the closures of packing plants in Cudahy, Wisconsin and Martin City, Missouri on Wednesday, days after its Sioux Falls, South Dakota plant was indefinitely shuttered. The Sioux Falls plant, …

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People should cut the amount of beef, lamb and dairy produce they eat by a fifth to combat climate change, a report says. It says public bodies should lead the way by offering plant-based options with all meals. But it says if people don’t cut consumption willingly, taxes on meat and dairy might be needed. …

Families with higher carbon footprints are likely to consume more confectionery, alcohol, and restaurant food, according to a new study by Japanese and European researchers published in One Earth. Considering the spectrum of traditional to urban lifestyles across Japan, Associate Professor Keiichiro Kanemoto of the Research Institute for Humanity and Nature, Kyoto, Japan, and …

According to the Food Tech Consumer Perception study (based on an August 2019 online survey of 1,232 nationally representative Americans), Gen Z respondents indicated they are more likely to try a food grown with technology (77%) and are more comfortable overall with the use of technology to grow food (71%) than are millennials (67% likely to …