Cultured meat—meat grown from cells in a bioreactor and not in animals—probably sounds like science fiction, but the practice of culturing foods is actually thousands of years old. And today, the same culturing technology (as cultured meat) is used to create many of the foods we consume, including probiotics, yogurt, beer and Marmite!
But as a new ingredient, it’s totally natural that people are going to want to ease into the idea of eating cultured meat and we think pet food is a great way to make that introduction.
Here are five reasons pet food is the best application for cultured meat.
Because, Animals is creating meat-based pet food that has all of the benefits of traditional meat, but none of the negative consequences of animal agriculture. As of today, Because, Animals is the only company in the world making pet food with meat grown from a cells rather than from an animal.