New research suggests that the Western world would need to slash its meat intake by 90 per cent to avoid crippling Earth’s ability to sustain an anticipated 10 billion people by 2050. Photo: Reuters

Ditch the steak: western countries must slash meat consumption by 90 per cent to save world’s climate, study says

New study offers the most comprehensive look yet at just how bad intensive agriculture is for the planet

Topic |   Climate change

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New research suggests that the Western world would need to slash its meat intake by 90 per cent to avoid crippling Earth’s ability to sustain an anticipated 10 billion people by 2050. Photo: Reuters
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