Vegetarians in Australia
Standards and guidelines
Healthy and sustainable diets
Plant-based fake meats
Action on climate change
Net Greenhouse Gas Emissions
Livestock feed versus human food
Red meat is a source of omega-3 in the Australian diet.
Red meat is a great source of bioavailable zinc, important for immune health.
Beef and lamb are higher in iron and zinc and easier for the body to absorb
Essential nutrients / Nutrition
Beef, lamb and goat are sources of 12 essential nutrients.
Red meat is naturally nutritious and a source of 12 essential nutrients important for brain function, immune health and muscle development.
Red meat is naturally an excellent source of high-quality protein.
Red meat is a great source of iron and is important for brain function, wellbeing, and immunity.