A Colmar Brunton survey showed one in three New Zealanders (34 per cent) were reducing their meat consumption or eating no meat at all. Baby boomers were leading the meat-reduction charge, while most vegans and vegetarians were millennials, they found. What about you? Would you try a plant-based diet? Vote in the poll below.
20.6% Absolutely - I’m open to trying it20.6% Complete
29.5% No way - I love eating meat29.5% Complete
11.5% I am already following a plant-based diet11.5% Complete
38.3% I regularly eat plant-based but still enjoy meat38.3% Complete
Some high schools have made it a requirement for students to take their own devices into school. Recommended laptops range from around $600 to $1300. Do you think this is the right move?
28.8% Yes - I will explain in comments28.8% Complete
71.2% No - I will explain in comments71.2% Complete
Summer is the perfect time for an ice cream on a cone from the local dairy, because it is true that ice cream DOES make you happy. But where you do get the best ice cream scoops? Some places give the perfect serving size while others get stingy on a scoop. Reply with your top pick for ice cream in the Nelson region, and your favourite flavour.
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