Ask Fuzzy: How will food decide the human future?

By Julian Cribb
March 12 2022 - 1:30pm
Over the next 50 years the fate of our civilisation depends critically on food. Picture: Shutterstock

The human jawbone is the most destructive implement on Earth. Every meal you eat costs the planet 5-10 kilos of topsoil, 800 litres of water and 1.3 litres of fuel. It emits 0.3g of poisons and 3.5 kilos of climate-wrecking CO2.

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