Some types of food can be grown more efficiently overseas and shipped to the point of use, with less overall energy use.
Short of eating endangered species, eating beef is probably the worst choice you can make vis-à-vis sustainability of the human enterprise on the planet
As long as the human population on Earth is growing, nothing we are doing is particularly sustainable
Let’s hear calls to those who manage college and university endowments, not to divest from the fossil fuel industry, but to invest in alternatives.
At the first Earth Day, our campus slogan was, “Whatever your cause, it’s a lost cause unless we control population.”
Recent developments in the North Carolina hog industry have opened new doors to the world marketplace for gourmet foods. Near Smithfield, NC, the Ivey brothers, using the best animal science, have significantly helped to expand NC pork exports by creating “silky pork,” that suits the tastes of Japanese customers.