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New York foodie: 'Eat less meat'


New York Times food columnist Mark Bittman calls on people to reduce their meat consumption to save the planet from global warming.

In his new book Food Matters: a Guide to Conscious Eating, Mr Bittman says eating more vegetables cuts greenhouse gas emissions and is also better for the waistline.

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