So, for the 78 million vegans, each one is responsible for the death of between 47,795 and 95590 animals and for the the rest of the population each person is responsible for the death of somewhere between 9 and 20 animals. Seems like we would run out of animals to kill in short order if we were all vegan. Remember to get…
Hi Jerry, thank you for the comment. I’m dubious about those stats since the premise is that eating plants is more destructive to animal life than eating animals. Consider that if you eat a pound of beef, you have effectively consumed about 10 pounds of grain because that’s how much grain, on average, it takes to grow a pound of beef. Can you cite your source and put your analysis in this context?
I’m lucky that humans can produce B vitamin supplements. It allows me to make the moral choice of eating only plants. Even so, I’ve been strictly vegan for years and haven’t needed supplements. I’m far healthier than I ever was eating meat, or so says my doctor.