In our informal weekly podcast we cover all the interesting news that catches our eye in food, agtech, vertical farming, sustainability and New York hospitality. We interview guests who have a connection to the food system, who push for a better food world, and who we find to be interesting folks!
On episode 25 of the Farm.One podcast, Rob, Michael and Ina dip their toes into the world of plant-based dairy alternatives.
With the news of Oatly's $10B IPO on May 20, 2021, the world of plant-based dairy alternatives seems to be having its moment. The team steps back to talk about what's driving consumer and investor interest.
The podcast explores:
Why consumers are so interested in these products and why investors are pouring money into Oatly and others.
The changing landscape of the dairy industry and how cow milk producers are responding.
The fascinating engineering challenges of trying to make products like plant-based cheese and yogurt -- it's more than just flavor!
How Miyko's creamery is doing a fantastic job.
A new mylkcubator?
CNBC: Oatly's IPO.
Data about plant-based milks vs cows milk.
MilkPEP's Gonna Need Milk For That campaign.
Changing consumer habits: Less cows milk and more plant-based milk.
The Carrageenan Controversy.
Miyoko's Creamery of Tomorrow.
(Vegan) Butter FTW: Miyoko’s Creamery Wins Legal Battle To Describe Plant-Based Products Like Dairy