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[Watch] How Much Does Meat Actually Cost?

How much did you pay for that steak in your fridge?

This video from MinuteEarth takes a look behind the pice tag to examine the costs not included on your receipt.

As consumers, it's important that we think about the social cost of our purchases, that is the expense to society that might not be included on the receipt.

Reducing the amount of animal products such as meat, eggs and dairy can have a positive impact on the planet (and your health!). Check out some of our awesome resources for helping you make this transition to a "climatarian" diet:

Locavore or vegetarian? What's the best way to reduce climate impact of food?

Fast facts about animal agriculture to help you get informed

"The overall message remains clear: globally we should eat less meat."

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