more Christians, straw houses

big_reds at big_reds at
Sat Nov 7 13:13:05 EST 1998

In article <3641687D.1E7688DB at>,
  Joseph Zorzin <redoak at> wrote:
> Larry Caldwell wrote:
> > Agriculture is the primary cause of deforestation.
> A problem that wouldn't be as bad if there were more vegetarians since
> growing grain for cattle takes more land than growing grain for people
> to get the same food value.
It is interesting that despite a supposed 10 to 1 efficiency factor in eating
grains instead of meat, you can buy steak for less per pound than cereal.  My
guess is that the ranchers are going broke and the cereal companies are rakin'
it in.
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