Tuesday, March 31, 2009

How Much Water Does It Take To Produce One Serving Of

Corn
61 Gallons
Lettuce
6 Gallons
French Fries
6 Gallons
Tomatoes
3 Gallons
Apples
16 Gallons
Cantaloupe
51 Gallons
Cherries
90 Gallons
Oranges
22 Gallons
Watermelon
100 Gallons
Wheat bread
15 Gallons
Rice
36 Gallons
Almonds
12 Gallons
Margarine
92 Gallons
SUGAR (From Beets)
8 Gallons
Milk
65 Gallons
Cola Soft Drink
10 Gallons
Steak
2,607 Gallons
Hamburger
1,303 Gallons
Pork
408 Gallons
Chicken
408 Gallons
Eggs (2)
136 Gallons
Typical Breakfast
209 Gallons
Typical Lunch
1,427 Gallons
Typical Dinner
2,897 Gallons
A Day's Meals (Total For One Person)
4,533 Gallons

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