Richard Branson has decided that he won’t eat meat anymore.
Richard Branson gave up beef earlier this year.
“More and more people recognise that conventional meat production can have truly devastating environmental impacts,”¬†he wrote¬†in a blog about producing food for future generations as part of¬†World Food Day¬†on Thursday.
“It’s one of the reasons I gave up eating beef earlier this year, and it looks like I am not the only one. Surprisingly, for myself, I haven’t missed it at all.
“If we could get many other people to do the same, we would be healthier, and we would help sustain the beautiful biodiversity we are losing in the rainforests.”
Branson is referring to the increasing demand for meat as the world’s population of ¬†7 billion grows and the impact this has on the environment. ¬† Read more »