10 steps to plant based. Step 5: Buy consciously. Other | Sunday 10th February 2019 | Rose vegan 10stepstoplantbased For things you may not feel ready to give up straight away, stay conscious and choose the best option. There are always good choices and bad choices to make in the supermarket, for example battery eggs, versus free range. With meat, dairy, eggs and seafood, opt for produce from local farms that you research beforehand and trust. These choices cast a vote for the kind of world we want, so vote for the kindest farming possible, not blatant cruelty. Go back to step 1. Step 6 coming tomorrow. Watch this space.