Scientific American Article: How to Feed the World While the Earth Cooks

May 8, 2012
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Scientific American just published an article: How to Feed the World While the Earth Cooks.

In it, there were a few interesting facts that will help up develop the Cost of Chicken App:

It takes 8 kilograms of feed to make one kilogram of cow, 4 kilograms of feed for one kilogram of pork and two kilograms of feed for one kilogram of chicken. “The number one thing you can do if you care about climate change is cut down on meat consumption,” as Dawn Moncrief, executive director of meat reduction group A Well-Fed World, noted the following day.

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