Greenhouse Gas Amounts for Different Foods

Mike writes:

Here’s an interesting article about greenhouse gases per calorie of various foods. Looks like fruits and vegetables are worse than chicken and eggs. As you’ve pointed out before, the environmental arguments for veganism aren’t always the strongest ones. Though I’d bet if this was looking at micronutrients rather than calories, fruits and veggies would clean up.

His point about micronutrients is dead on. Link.