Barent Roth Leads TEDC Skills Lab: Plant Positive

13061922_837838393010286_8983698652619939506_n Barent Roth, part time lecturer in Product Design at Parsons, led a TEDC Skills Lab called "Plant Positive." The Skills Lab looks at how avoiding animal agriculture can help prevent climate change.Concentrated Animal Feeding Operations (CAFO's) are environmental disasters but any consumption high on the food chain exacerbates resource depletion and exponentially magnifies global warming. This skills lab examined the ecological problems created by continuing to produce animals for food as well as the healthy delicious solutions by alternatively eating plant based meals.

Full presentation here.