Tyson Foods, one of the world’s largest food companies, has launched what it calls a “plant-based” product line. But while the news is welcome, it isn’t actually “plant-based.”
Raised & Rooted, Tyson’s new brand offering alternative protein products, includes a pea-based nugget that contains egg (and possibly milk). Despite this, the company has referred to it as “100 percent plant-based” in a press release and describes it as “plant-based” on its website.
A global meat company branching out to vegetarian nuggets is certainly a step in the right direction.Read More