Meat and the Environment

Is meat bad for the environment? 

It has become popular to blame meat production for the majority of our environmental woes. While meat production does have an environmental impact, there is far more nuance to the discussion. The belief that stopping the consumption of meat will be a net benefit for the environment is patently false when examined comprehensively.

The following information is a great resource to help you understand the complexity of this issue.

Shawn Baker MD


Peter Ballerstedt

Frank Mitloehner

Sara Place

Savory institute



Organizations Supporting Holistic Management