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September 2011 Eco-Tip: Dear Dairy

A new report from the US-based Environmental Working Group has shown that lamb, beef and cheese have the largest food footprints.

How much of these products do you eat? See if you can halve that quantity this month, and if you do eat these products, try to source them locally and organically.

For more information on the report, click the link here

Ruth Valerio, 12/09/2011

Feedback:
Terrina (Guest) 07/12/2011 01:30
"halve that quantity by half this month"
do you mean "halve that quantity by this end of this month"
Diane (Guest) 11/01/2012 10:20
I don't think they've accounted for the carbon sink value of unploughed grasslands esp as used for sheep.
Ruth Valerio 12/01/2012 09:02
You may well be right, Diane. Have you read Graham Harvey's book on the issue?