Green Tip and Trade

Stop eating meat.

Angela Kim Dec 3, 2010

Average farm animal eats 16 times it’s weight during its life. Also, there’s methane from animal farts and from animal feces. Animal agriculture is the #1 cause of greenhouse gas and pollution in general in this country. Plus those are real animals that are suffering.

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