Entries by Michele Simon

Plant Based Foods Association Launches New Research and Education Initiative

The Plant Based Foods Association is expanding its reach with an affiliated organization called the “PBFA Research and Education Fund” to determine best practices and conduct outreach to promote plant-based foods. Today, the Plant Based Foods Association (PBFA), the trade association representing the plant-based foods sector, announced the launch of an affiliated organization called the […]

Dairy Lobbying Group Backs Down on “Dairy Pride” Act

In today’s House Agriculture Committee hearing on dairy issues, Michael Dykes, CEO of the International Dairy Foods Association told Congress that he thinks the labeling issue contained in the Dairy Pride bill is “probably best resolved in the marketplace.” This was in response to questions from Representative Doug LaMalfa (R-CA) who said he was “mystified” […]