Real Organic Podcast

Allan Savory: Regreening the Planet with Livestock

August 12, 2021 Real Organic Project Episode 23
Real Organic Podcast
Allan Savory: Regreening the Planet with Livestock
Show Notes

#023: Can grazing livestock heal the planet by sequestering carbon and reversing desertification through managed movements that mimic nature? Are livestock even more effective than using controlled burns to prevent wildfires? Allan Savory believes so, and his arguments and outcomes are convincing. 

Allan Savory is the founder of Holistic Management International, a systems-based decision making process that aims to heal ecosystems,  using livestock to reverse desertification in brittle environments through natural grazing methods when applicable. His TED Talk on the subject has been viewed close to 8 million times. He is the co-founder of the Savory Institute, an organization aiming to regenerate large areas of grasslands around the world through Holistic Management. 

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