Muscle or Machine? Draft Animal Power vs. Biofuel Farming

Plowing with horses is more than a nostalgic farming method — it’s a time-tested way to complete heavy farm work that challenges tractors using biofuels for energy and land use efficiency.

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In his groundbreaking book “Meat: A Benign Extravagance,” author Simon Fairlie explores whether the hypothesis that vegetarianism is better for human health and the environment holds true. Based on numbers from the UK, Fairlie’s well-founded scientific research explores the difficult environmental impact of eating meat along with the ethical and social issues surrounding the future of farming livestock across the globe.
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