Tuesday, April 14, 2009

Environmental Vegetarianism

The world must create five billion vegans in the next several decades or triple its total farm output without using more land."

~Dennis Avery, Director of the Centre for Global Food Issues

From http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Environmental_vegetarianism

1 comment:

auclairdelalune said...

A frightening account. I've heard that the environmental impact of changing from a regular American diet to a vegetarian diet is the equivalent of trading in your SUV for a small compact car. Going from a regular diet to vegan is like swapping your SUV for a bicycle. Always food for thought...