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Burps to burgers: Food companies wrangle climate-warming cattle emissions

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By Rod Nickel

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More burps=less milk?

Who worked that one out?

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Another effective method to reduce burping would be by reducing the amount of milk and beef consumed.

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Looking online, it appears that another method to reduce methane production by cattle is to include seaweed as part of their diet. A country like Japan, surrounded by the ocean, is well-placed to take investige this stratagem.

However, I can't help thinking that the quickly defrosting permafrost in the arctic circle is a much more drastic and imminent threat to our survival than the burping of cattle. The amount of methane sequestered in the arctic, and under the ocean, is huge.

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I cannot believe this story did not mention Mason Ramsey and lemongrass. Go watch on youtube.

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