Entries by Michele Simon

Executive Director’s Update: Dairy Pride Act and Claims of Victory

The National Milk Producers Federation (NMPF) recently claimed triumph over labeling of plant-based milks and other dairy alternatives with the passage of the $1.3 trillion Omnibus spending package, signed into law last Friday. Their “win” is in reference to a non-binding report attached to an earlier spending bill. Language in that report directs the Food […]

We had a great time at Expo West!

This year’s Natural Product Expo West left no doubt that the future of food is plant-based. We visited with 50 PBFA members who enthusiastically displayed our “Proud Member” signs. Thanks to the generosity of Daiya Foods, PBFA staff had our first booth at Expo. We were delighted to engage with the constant flow of attendees […]