VegNews Daily

National Kale Day Celebrates All-Things Kale

Health experts, culinary enthusiasts, farmers, and everyday people join together to celebrate the increasingly popular produce item.

Today is National Kale Day, a time designated to raise awareness of the myriad health benefits that the cruciferous vegetable offers. In honor of the holiday, a website has been launched that allows kale enthusiasts to learn fun facts and trivia about the vegetable, find kale from local farms, and get recipes that utilize the green, leafy vegetable. There are also live streaming events throughout the day, such as a Kale Health Summit and a Kale Dance Party, where Internet users can join fellow kale enthusiasts around the world as health and culinary experts discuss and celebrate all things kale-related. An online petition has also been started that asks the president to make the first Wednesday of every October the official National Kale Day.

Baileys Almande is Now Vegan

Vegan certified Irish cream to hit store shelves by March.
Read More »

France to Install Cameras at Slaughterhouses

Historic new bill promises to install surveillance cameras in 263 slaughterhouses by 2018.
Read More »

Golden Girls Café to Serve Plenty of Vegan Options

New York City's anticipated Rue La Rue Café will honor character Rue McClanahan's animal rights activism with a selection of cruelty-free options.
Read More »

Jewish Veg Launches First Vegan Birthright Trip

This summer, a group of 40 travelers will be treated to food at plant-based restaurants across Israel.
Read More »

Another Vegan Drive-Thru to Open in CA

"Vegan McDonald's" Plant Power Fast Food to hawk its wholesome "Big Zac" burgers in second Southern California location.
Read More »

This Week on VegNews TV: The secret to these delightful sweet treats is white beans! Aylin Erman shows you how to make these simple blondies.

More Videos »