It’s almost here: the National Week Without Meat and Dairy 2023 is coming up! From March 6 through March 12, the Netherlands will once again commit to a more sustainable and healthier diet. The goal of this week is to make people more aware of their diet and its impact on the environment and animal welfare.
You may be wondering why you should participate in this week without meat and dairy. There are numerous reasons to participate in this week. First of all, you are contributing to a better environment. After all, the production of meat and dairy is a major burden on the environment. Think of greenhouse gas emissions and the consumption of water and land. By not eating meat and dairy for a week, your carbon footprint is significantly reduced.
In addition, it’s also good for your own health to eat less meat and dairy. In fact, too much meat and dairy can lead to obesity, cardiovascular disease and diabetes. By choosing plant-based alternatives, you get more fiber, vitamins and minerals. This is not only healthier, but also very tasty!
For some people, it can be quite difficult to eat no meat and dairy for a week. Therefore, we would like to give you some tips to make this week a success:
We invite you to participate in the Week Without Meat and Dairy 2023. Not only is it good for the environment and your health, but it’s also very tasty! And who knows, you might even discover new favorite dishes.
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