Grass-Fed Beef Won’t Die For Our Sins

Chris Newman
13 min readNov 24, 2019
Allan Savory speaking at TED. Source

A man named Allan Savory gave a TED talk that changed the course of my life.

In this talk, he speaks in vivid terms about the environmental disaster of desertification (the process of arable land turning to desert because of drought, deforestation, etc.), and the counterintuitive miracle of using livestock, which are often blamed for the agricultural practices that lead to desertification, to…

Chris Newman

Building a new, accessible, open, and democratic food economy in the Chesapeake Bay region @ Sylvanaqua Farms