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Oat milk, oat cheese, and other oat products have gone from niche alternative to fridge staple — and dairy giants like Chobani are taking notice

https://www.facebook.com/plugins/video.php In the US, oat milk sales have jumped 90% in the last four years as consumers search for dairy-free alternatives. Dairy giants like Chobani have recently begun to sell oat-based products as the dairy industry declines. But the oat category is still relatively small compared to almond milk and […]
Oat milk, oat cheese, and other oat products have gone from niche alternative to fridge staple — and dairy giants like Chobani are taking notice
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Farmers dump thousands of gallons of milk as companies like Walmart and Costco face shortages and limit purchases. Here is the reason for this infuriating disconnect.

Dairy farmers are dumping thousands of gallons of milk as they face supply chain disruption and lose their typical buyers amid the coronavirus pandemic. At the same time, stores like Walmart and Costco are limiting how much milk customers can buy due to shortages. Crucial items from vegetables to toilet […]
Farmers dump thousands of gallons of milk as companies like Walmart and Costco face shortages and limit purchases. Here is the reason for this infuriating disconnect.
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Oatly just got a $2 billion valuation and $200 million investment from Blackstone, Oprah, and others. Here’s why oat milk is the one plant-based milk to rule them all.

Swedish oat milk company Oatly just received a $US2 billion valuation and an investment from Blackstone Group and investors including Oprah Winfrey, Natalie Portman, and Howard Schultz. Recent events prove that the rise of oat milk is unstoppable, and that other milks should be prepared to take a back seat. […]
Oatly just got a $2 billion valuation and $200 million investment from Blackstone, Oprah, and others. Here’s why oat milk is the one plant-based milk to rule them all.
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Vegans are holding sit-ins at Starbucks because dairy-free drinks cost more

Animal rights group PETA has spearheaded a months-long campaign against Starbucks for charging an extra fee for plant-based milks. The organisation, and other vegans and advocates, say the added cost is an unjustifiable “vegan tax” on people who avoid dairy for ethical, environmental, or medical reasons. Some companies have argued […]
Vegans are holding sit-ins at Starbucks because dairy-free drinks cost more
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Camel milk can cost $30 a litre. Why is it so expensive?

Camel milk can cost you 30 times the price of cow milk. The milk is popular across the Middle East and Africa, with 64% of the worldwide camel milk production coming from Somalia and Kenya. Camels produce far less milk than cows, and they have much longer gestation periods. Following […]
Camel milk can cost $30 a litre. Why is it so expensive?