Agriculture, Food and Beverage

Here’s a simple way to convince people to eat less meat

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Environmental messages on menus can encourage people to choose plant-rich dishes. Image: UNSPLASH/NRD

Simon Torkington
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The study saw a dramatic rise in the selection of non-meat options by those who were “nudged” to make healthier choices. Image: World Resources Institute

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Eating less meat would significantly reduce greenhouse gas emissions. Image: Carbon Brief
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What if the whole world went vegetarian? Image: Twitter/@wef

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Leading food and climate scientists have created a universal diet that would be healthy and sustainable for all. Image: The EAT-Lancet Commission
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