You are staring into the face of one thing you can do to fight climate change: Leave the cow alone.
According to the United Nations, 18 percent of the world's greenhouse gas emissions come from sending beef and dairy products to your kitchen table.
Cows are fed corn and soy, which are grown using fertilizers made from fossil fuels. Cow feed then has to be transported to the cows, which requires loads of fuel. Then there's even more fossil fuel burned in the process of slaughtering those cows...Full Story