Replacing beef with beans would dramatically slash greenhouse gasses
Editor’s note: Stories of this ilk are included in the blog to inform those in our industry how agriculture is being presented to and perceived by the public.
First things first. While some of us think it would be great if everyone stopped eating beef, we realise that this is America … land of the free and home of the hamburger. We’ll see pigs flying before we see Americans giving up their beef altogether, so consider this a thought experiment. But a very telling thought experiment and one played out to significant conclusion by researchers.