Planet Based Foods (planetbasedfoods.com), San Diego, introduces a line of frozen plant-based meats made from a nutrient- and fiber-rich combination of sustainable, U.S.-grown hemp seed, pea protein and brown rice. Described as a category first, the zero-waste collection includes five SKUs: The Original Hemp Burger (two per package), The Green Chili Southwest Hemp Burger (two per package), Breakfast Sausage Hemp Patties (four per package), The Italian Hemp Crumble and The Original Crumble. All five are made with clean, recognizable ingredients and no GMOs, soy or gluten. Packed eight to a case, each 8-ounce package is expected to retail for $7.99.
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