Climate conversations are ignoring the cow in the room

By Michael Dello-Iacovo
April 21 2022 - 7:00pm
The amount of land needed for livestock grazing far exceeds that needed for plant-based foods. Picture: Shutterstock

By now, we're all aware of the impact of greenhouse-gas emissions on climate change. They - along with temperatures and sea levels - are rising, and, with the latest report from the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change warning that Earth is heading towards catastrophe, we're scrambling for solutions, from solar-powered homes to seaweed-stuffed cows.