Almond milk’s water footprint is actually much smaller than cow’s milk’s

Over the last few years, I watched, skeptical, as the environmental community turned its back on almond milk. The popular dairy alternative quickly went from blessing to bane. Why the sudden condemnation? Almond production, a growing industry, requires a whole lot of water in the midst of a severe nationwide drought that is hitting California particularly … More Almond milk’s water footprint is actually much smaller than cow’s milk’s