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Enviro-Mich message from anne.woiwode@sfsierra.sierraclub.org
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WHile this comes from KY, it should give pause as you 
heft that bacon cheese-burger here in Michigan -- AW


from the
     
Bowling Green Daily News, Sunday, June 25, 2000 
By Melinda Overstreet
     
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[Scott Dye speaking at a Green River event in Kentucky:]
"America's livestock industry produces 130 times more excrement than the 
country's human population. That's 1.4 billion tons of manure annually, or 
about five tons of manure for every man, woman and child in the United 
States," Dye said. "Think about that. Do you know where your five tons are? 
Or who's taking care of it?"
     


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