Everything is about global warming.

As the Dietary Guidelines are being finalized, industry has a better way to counter the ‘eat less meat’ meme than by pushing back on global warming: The goals being proposed won’t work.

So far, much of the battle over the proposal of the Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee, which recommends that people reduce the amount of meat they eat, has swirled around the environmental angle: The notion that eating less red meat would mitigate global warming.