Contribute to Planted

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We are always seeking talented people and committed vegans to contribute to Planted.

There are many ways to get involved with Planted magazine:

Reader submissions

We want to know what you are thinking, doing and liking. There are five main ways you may contribute to Planted:

  • Answer our Q&A question. For each issue, we ask a question — such as “What is your favorite vegan restaurant?” — and publish your responses on our Speak Up page.
  • In 50 words or less, tell us about your favorite vegan product, book, movie, food, organization, author or person. We publish your submissions on our Speak Up page.
  • Share your vegan story. In 300 words or less, tell us how and why you became vegan. We publish your submissions on our Speak Up page.
  • Submit photos from veg-related events. We publish reader-submitted photos on our Then & Now page.
  • Tell us about events, people, businesses, recipes and products you would like featured in Planted.

If you want to contribute or share your ideas, please email us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or fill out the form on the Contact Us page.

Writing

We are looking for Michigan-based writers to cover a variety of topics for Planted. Specifically, we are seeking:

  • Feature writers with at least five years of feature writing experience to write cover stories. If you're interested, please submit your resume and 3-5 clips that demonstrate your ability to write creative and engaging pieces about people, places and events. Include your name, a summary of your writing background, two references, a phone number and an email address.
  • Experienced columnists who are experts on topics such as animal activism, law, the environment and vegan nutrition. If you're interested, please submit your resume and 3-5 published columns. Include your name, a summary of your writing background, two references, a phone number and an email address.
  • Writers with at least one year of writing experience to write short news and feature stories. If you're interested, please submit your resume and 3-5 clips. Include your name, a summary of your writing background, two references, a phone number and an email address.

Send your clips, resume and other information to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

If you are a freelance writer who has a story idea, please submit a brief outline of your story proposal to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., or fill out the form on the Contact Us page. We set our editorial budget a few issues in advance, so please allow plenty of notice for time-sensitive stories.

Please understand that we may not reply immediately and only reply to submissions related to our magazine's focus.

Photography

We are looking for Michigan-based photographers to take photos for our cover stories and to cover various veg-related events. If you're interested, please submit your resume and a link to your online portfolio to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Include your name, a summary of your photography background, two references, a phone number and an email address.

Businesses and Organizations

If you are a business owner who would like your business featured in Planted or an organization that would like Planted to cover an event or publish a news item, please send information or a press release to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Advertising

Planted has several advertising options. For more information, email us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or visit our advertising page.

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