The per capita consumption of freshwater in the US for animal agriculture isgallons of freshwater per year, representing pounds of meat per year 46 pounds of pig, 58 pounds of cow, and pounds of chicken and turkeyeggs, and pounds of dairy products, which equates to 1, gallons of water each day.
It never explores how what they are fed by us, the two footers, increase the Methane they produce, and how concentrating them in a small area and pumping them full of antibiotics, chemicals and hormones might not be the most environmentally protective.
Did his story help or hinder the overall message of the movie? The problem is that to precisely analyze what is going on, to see the parameters upon which the figures are based on, takes time, effort, intelligence, and attention.
Edited Sept. The film is laugh-out-loud funny in places, mainly due to politicians and senior executives being backed into corners of their own making. All over the internet, there are stories of teenagers forcing their parents to watch it, and of whole families turning vegan, or at least vegetarian, as a result.
Environmental Issues and Options. Add your rating See all 2 kid reviews. The Union of Concerned Scientists who are concerned about creating a safer and better world using sound science heavily criticized the statistic which was used.
Growing food organicallyeven on a commercial scale, will not protect the land. Official Blog of the U. Pimentel, David, et al. Sponsored As leading Indian environmental scientist Vandana Shiva explains in her book: When we eat meat, dairy and eggs, we feed this growing catastrophe.
One cattle association blogger reminds its members that it also takes a lot of water to make a T-shirt or produce a car. Because beef happens to be one of the more nutritionally dense and calorie laden foods. Though many documentaries encourage consumers to adopt a vegan diet, Cowspiracy presents the facts and benefits of making such a switch in such a way that it seems like pretty much the only option we have if we want to save our environment.
Figures are available on consumption for individual categories milk and cream, yogurt, butter, cheese, etc.
Minneapolis, MN: United States General Accounting Office. Too many environmental groups are dodging this issue, but the cattle industry is steaming.LOW FAT, PLANT-BASED DIET IS MORE THAN TWICE AS POWERFUL AT CONTROLLING AND/OR REVERSING DIABETES, THAN THE ADA DIET RECOMMENDING MEAT AND DAIRY.
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Oct 26, · Though many documentaries encourage consumers to adopt a vegan diet, Cowspiracy presents the facts and benefits of making such a switch in such a way that it seems like pretty much the only option we have if we want to save our environment.
The facts and statistics throughout the film -- about how much water is used to feed cattle, how much 4/5. THE PLANeT BASED DIET is the official cookbook from Kip Andersen and Keegan Kuhn, the makers of the award winning documentary "Cowspiracy - The Sustainability Secret" - a film that moved millions of people and started an environmental revolution.
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Just as Blackfish changed the game for animals in captivity, the d ocumentary Cowspiracy has done the same for environmentalists.
Here’s a look at 12 reasons from the documentary Cowspiracy why the best way to solve drought problems worldwide is by going vegan. 1. There are 7 billion people on the planet and 70 billion animals used for food.