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12/01/2009 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

Is Meat Really That Bad For The Environment?

Nicolette [Niman] led a discussion focused on meat. Because there seems to be a growing perception that meat is inherently bad for the environment, she posed the question: Can meat be part of a sustainable food system? She led off with her own answer, an emphatic "YES!" It all depends on how and where animals are raised, and how meat is used.

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