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Hello Jason and welcome to Mansión Inglés. Jason, where are you from?
I’m from Salt Lake
And where do you live now?
I live in Ann Arbor, Ann Arbor, Mich…Michegan.
Why did you decide to stop eating beef?
Um..it..it’s..um..it’s got to do with the cattle and the grazing
in the West. Um..and..and how the ranchers get to use the land in the
West. It’s very cheap to lease land so they run lots of cattle in the
, which is not a viable place to run cattle….at
It’s a very
, arid environment, it’s a very
environment. It’s..it’s delicate. Not a lot of
. It takes a long time for things to grow.
It’s a very…it’s a very settled environment. And, you introduce cattle and they
things. They just..they..they
the water. They
the land, they eat the grass. What little grass there is that grows,
they eat. And they trample things.
And how long has this been going on?
Hundreds of years. It’s…how the West was won. And th..that’s
And can you see a change in the future?
. They have a..they have a large…th..th…they
have a lot of pull, especially if you look at the administr…the
administration in the…in the White House. This is..this is..a Westerner,
a..a.Southerner..erm..and somebody who is…and a Republican. and somebody who is
to change policy..um..
for the environment.