As more and more consumers look to fill their plates with more plants, supermarkets are loaded with options for alternative ‘pork’ products. Here are some of our favourites!
Many people are surprised to learn that pigs are considered to bemore intelligent than the dogs we share our homes with as companions, yet sadly they’re one of the most used and abused animals on the planet. In our industrial food system driven by consumer demand, over a billion pigs are born and killed every year for pig-based products. And the conditions they are forced to endure are generally terrible.
On top of this, we’re discovering that our planet and our own health bear an enormous cost for consuming processed meats too.
Each year, more and more people are seeking alternatives that are kinder to animals and the planet we share. And food companies are paying attention, developing a sweeping range of products that are versatile, delicious, and animal-friendly!
Here are a few of our top picks for pig-friendly options in Australia…