Grasslands are adapted to intense animal impact. So what happens when we remove grazing animals from our food system? We have an ecological disaster.
Exactly right, don’t fix what ain’t broken. The people who believe that vegetable protein is the only way to feed the entire population, due to it’s efficiency, are not seeing the whole picture. Ruminants have been an integral part of soil development. Cultivating the soil has broken up the soil cycle, the vast network of critters in the soil that make it work. Regenerative farming/ ranching is simply allowing nature to do it’s thing. Humans can enhance that process. There is an unstoppable reset in nature imminent, let’s be ready for it.
This is such a great article and it is so important, I fully agree.