Here's an interesting chart that caught my eye today.
It points out some well-known and lesser-well-known choices one could make to lessen one's water use.
GOOD Transparency - Walk This Way [GOOD Magazine via Serious Eats via Lifehacker]
I'm going to assume they mean industrial beef, rather than grass-fed beef. I'm not saying grass-feeding uses no water, but I suspect it uses less.
A diary of the projects, hurdles, rewards and family life at we recorded at Wise Acres, our former homestead in Horsefly, BC. (Careers and teenagers have forced us back into the city, at least for a little while.)