by Barry Denton
On a recent trip to the San Diego Zoo I was told by a tour guide that it takes 1000 gallons of water to produce one pound of beef. I asked the tour guide if he really believed that and he said he knew it was true.
I replied, “Can I see your research?” Of course, he gave me some whacko propaganda website to go to. My next question was how much water does it take to produce one pound of giraffe?
I have concluded that it would take at least three times as much water to produce a pound of giraffe as it has to run up hill so far.… Read the rest