[LMB] Sorry, Cordelia! Here, have a real steak.

brazee howard at brazee.net
Sun Sep 26 03:10:28 BST 2021



> On Sep 25, 2021, at 8:07 PM, Damien Sullivan <phoenix at mindstalk.net> wrote:
> 
> Thing is, you'd be willing to pay far more for a new organ than you
> would for a steak.  And you'd need far less of them.  $1000/lb for a new
> heart is a pretty good deal.  $1000/lb for chicken heart meat is a
> terrible deal.

It’s very easy to force a time when vat grown meat is cheaper than animal grown meat.   Automation can make a big difference.    The big question is *when* we the break-even point will be.


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