Omnivore's Dilemma Chapter 12

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Omnivores Dilemma Chapter 12 - Quiz

Hi Team! There is hope for the world! Here is an inspiring chapter of what our food system could look like.

Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What was Pollan doing on his first day that made him so tired?
    • A. 

      Lifting and throwing hay

    • B. 

      Working in the garden

    • C. 

      Fixing tractors

  • 2. 
    What are some of the things that are raised on Polyface Farm? Check 5.
    • A. 


    • B. 


    • C. 


    • D. 


    • E. 

      Sun flowers

    • F. 


    • G. 


    • H. 

      Guinea pigs

  • 3. 
    What does Joel say he does for a living?
    • A. 

      Raise animals

    • B. 

      Raise grass

    • C. 

      Run a farm

  • 4. 
    Why do the chickens follow the  cattle?
    • A. 

      That is how it is in nature- birds follow and clean up after the herbivores.

    • B. 

      Salatin is not sure why he has the chickens follow the cows.

    • C. 

      They clean up after the cows, eating the grub and larva out of the cow poop

    • D. 

      While the chickens are nibbling, they add nitrogen to the pasture with their own manure.

  • 5. 
    Almost everything used on Polyface farm grows
    • A. 

      In Texas

    • B. 

      Far away

    • C. 

      In Iowa

    • D. 

      On the farm

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