The Institute Joins Groups Urging  EPA to Act on Factory Farm Pollution in Communities of Color
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The Institute Joins Groups Urging  EPA to Act on Factory Farm Pollution in Communities of Color

The Plant Based Foods Institute (The Institute) joined 200+ groups to send a letter to Administrator Michael Regan at the  U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), demanding that the EPA use its authority to hold concentrated animal feeding operations (CAFOs), also known as factory farms, responsible for the toxic pollution and damage caused to surrounding communities,…

Brief on USDA Food Transformation Framework and Executive Order on America’s Supply Network

Brief on USDA Food Transformation Framework and Executive Order on America’s Supply Network

“A transformed food system is part of how we as a country become more resilient and competitive in the case of big and future challenges and threats.” This rhetoric – that food systems must transform – is commonplace in progressive food circles but marks a significant and welcome shift from Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack…