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Erin R.Hahn, Meghan Gillogly, Bailey E.Bradford

  • Children are not reliably accurate in identifying the origins of common foods.
  • Forty-one percent of children claimed that bacon came from a plant.
  • Children do not judge animals to be appropriate food sources.
  • Most 6- and 7-year-olds classified chicken, cows, and pigs as not OK to eat.
  • Children’s food concepts may help to normalize environmentally-responsible diets.