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The hidden carbon footprint of cultured meats raises questions about whether it is a sustainable substitute for retail beef

LFarmed meat, which is grown from animal cells, is often thought to be more environmentally friendly than beef because it is expected to require less land, water and greenhouse gases than raising livestock. But in a preprint, not yet peer-reviewed, researchers at the University of California, Davis found that the environmental impact of lab-grown or… Read More »