Compassion over Killing http://wemu.org en Area Residents Urged To "Go Veg" For A Week http://wemu.org/post/area-residents-urged-go-veg-week <p>Area residents are being encouraged to give the vegetarian or vegan lifestyle a try for a week next week.&nbsp;</p><p>The organization Compassion over Killing is sponsoring a number of Veg Week events around the country, including Ann Arbor Veg Week next week.&nbsp;</p><p>Event co-chair Dana Gramprie says there are three great reasons to give up meat: One, it's good for your health, and two, it's better for the environment.&nbsp; Gramprie says going vegetarian or vegan is also better for animals, who she says are often bred in horrible conditions on industrial farms.&nbsp;</p> Fri, 19 Apr 2013 21:11:23 +0000 Bob Eccles 28282 at http://wemu.org Area Residents Urged To "Go Veg" For A Week