Prohibitive livestock husbandry costs

Other Names:
Costly animal feeds
Costly cattle investment
Exorbitant costs of chicken raising

A particular problem, not only in developed countries, is the rising demand for meat, fish, poultry and dairy products, which encourages farmers to raise livestock. Growing fodder and feed crops for animals can displace subsistence food crops and is a less efficient use of land.

Broader Problems:
Prohibitive costs of farming
Problem Type:
E: Emanations of other problems
Related UN Sustainable Development Goals:
GOAL 12: Responsible Consumption and ProductionGOAL 15: Life on Land
Date of last update
06.08.2019 – 19:43 CEST