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17-18 SEP 22
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Meat: Should we still be eating it?

  • Ticket price: Free with Stroller Ticket
  • Date: Sat, 17 Sep, 22
  • Time: 11:00am - 12:00pm
  • Venue: Talks & Debates - Ogi Dome at Castle

Chair: Ruth Tudor – Writer, psychotherapist, farmer, Director of The Practice of the Wild 

Panel:

Henry Mance – Is a writer and journalist whose book How to Love Animals examines the contradictory nature of our relationships with pets, livestock and wildlife. Writing this book took him on a journey from vegetarianism to veganism.  

Illtud Dunsford – As a Charcutier Illtud won Food Producer of the Year at the BBC Food and Farming Awards. He has changed his focus and in 2016 founded Cellular Agriculture, the first UK start-up working in the cultured protein space.

Muhsen  Hassanin – Muhsen left the city with his family to take over a small farm in Monmouthshire. He is a partner in Abraham Meats, a company that specialises in meat that is both halal and tayib; meat from animals that have been treated with compassion.  

Nicolette Hahn Niman – Nicolette is a former vegetarian, environmental lawyer and cattle rancher in the US. She is the author of Defending Beef: The Ecological and Nutritional Case for Meat.

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