Save the Earth: Target Animal Agriculture Subsidies
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Animal agriculture is the leading cause of deforestation, ocean dead zones, and greenhouse gas emissions. Our goal is to alert more people of the dangers of this industry and to target government subsidies that protect these unsustainable practices.
Did you know?
The meat and dairy industry uses one-third of the earth’s fresh water.
Animal agriculture is responsible for 91% of deforestation in the Amazon.
Livestock covers 45% of the earth’s total land.
51% of global greenhouse gas emissions are caused by livestock and their byproducts, while only 13% is caused by the transportation industry.
1.5 acres of land can produce 16783 kg of plant-based food OR 170 kg of meat.
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