George Monbiot’s article Mass starvation is humanity’s fate if we keep flogging the land to death is a timely reminder that we are on course for the biggest of all disasters. Our increasing population and increasing demand on the natural world cannot be sustained without major change. We need as a species to eat less meat. Period.
The Guardian graphic in Monbiot’s article says it all:
So after that stuffed-meat Christmas dinner, maybe you should call time on anything but the very occasional indulgence in meat.