Consume less animal protein, or do so more responsibly?

Ecologist Allan Savory promotes holistic grassland management via a program of planned livestock grazing that “mimics nature,” claiming that it is the only way to stop desertification.  Savory believes that desertification is perhaps a greater contributor to climate change than fossil fuels.

http://www.savoryinstitute.com/about-us/allan-savory/

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Where are the butterflies and bees?

In addition to minimizing the use of synthetic pesticides and cultivating pollinator-friendly plants like red clover, we need to influence industrial-scale change in our food system.

Where are the butterflies and bees (03-15-2013)

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