Think Before You Drink

Let’s think…

Cows are expensive, very expensive. To own (and use) one cow would require a large amount of land, resources, and most of all, water.

That’s right, WATER. On average, it takes 1434 gallons of water to get a gallon of milk! That being said, you can probably say every couple of sips from a milk carton equals a whole gallon of water. Doesn’t that just feel so wasteful.

I did an analysis on how much water it takes to produce a gallon of milk and got to 1434 gallons. Here is my google sheets, enjoy!

Water Per Gallon Of Milk Analysis

I am not saying that you shouldn’t drink milk, just… you know… think before you drink.

COWs LIKE WATAH
Though many other farm items in the US require much water, the cows need the most.

 

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