It’s amazing what we eat. You can see that dairy is one of the largest portions of the pie. The dairy industry also puts the most into advertising as well as pharmaceutical companies. Vegetables seem to be quite high compared to the health issues that we have. This is because they are not specifying how much of the genetically modified corn is used in other foods. That would account for a large portion of the vegetable section. Let’s see if we can turn this pie around to have organic fruits and vegetables be the largest pieces of the pie.
Thanks to visualeconomics.com for the infographic.