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Major report reveals the environmental and social impact of the 'livestock revolution'
Date:3/16/2010

nforests are constantly being cleared to grow more soybeans, a major source of pig feed.

"So much of the problem comes down to the individual consumer," said co-editor Fritz Schneider of the Swiss College of Agriculture (SHL). "People aren't going to stop eating meat, but I am always hopeful that as people learn more, they do change their behavior. If they are informed that they do have choices to help build a more sustainable and equitable world, they can make better choices."


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Contact: Mark Shwartz
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650-723-9296
Stanford University
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