Sheep also have their place in the cycle, by eating grass the biogenic carbon is transformed into amino acids of the wool fibre- so grandma was doing her bit for the environment by using a natural carbon storing product- aka wool- for her cardigan!
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Livestock manure helps soil health and fertility, without which inorganic fertiliser would have to be imported in greater quantities.