Kangaroo Feast

Mangu-Ward, Katherine
February 2008
Reason;Feb2008, Vol. 39 Issue 9, p8
The article reports on the claim of Greenpeace Australia that kangaroo is a more environmentally friendly meat than beef, since cows release methane when they break wind. It says that replacing beef with kangaroo just 20% of the time would remove 15 megatons of greenhouse gases by 2020. Accordingly, harvest and export of kangaroo meat is tightly regulated in the country.


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