Americans consume over 100 billion pounds of beef per year as its ingrained in our culture. However, we never stop to consider how, unsustainable and inhumane the meat industry is and the ecological damage it has on our environment.  Throughout my life, I was raised eating beef as a nutritious meal. Recently, however, I’ve become aware of the consequences my meat consumption has and where the source of my food comes from. Through my photographs, I investigate the impact the beef industry has on the world around me,  the shift in beef culture, and the industrialization and commercialization of this industry.
       
     
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 Americans consume over 100 billion pounds of beef per year as its ingrained in our culture. However, we never stop to consider how, unsustainable and inhumane the meat industry is and the ecological damage it has on our environment.  Throughout my life, I was raised eating beef as a nutritious meal. Recently, however, I’ve become aware of the consequences my meat consumption has and where the source of my food comes from. Through my photographs, I investigate the impact the beef industry has on the world around me,  the shift in beef culture, and the industrialization and commercialization of this industry.
       
     

Americans consume over 100 billion pounds of beef per year as its ingrained in our culture. However, we never stop to consider how, unsustainable and inhumane the meat industry is and the ecological damage it has on our environment.

Throughout my life, I was raised eating beef as a nutritious meal. Recently, however, I’ve become aware of the consequences my meat consumption has and where the source of my food comes from. Through my photographs, I investigate the impact the beef industry has on the world around me,  the shift in beef culture, and the industrialization and commercialization of this industry.

burger checker 2 large format doc.jpg
       
     
chemcial barrles_.jpg
       
     
compost pile.jpg
       
     
hutches_.jpg
       
     
manure shed_.jpg
       
     
hilltop_.jpg
       
     
cow mouth_.jpg
       
     
steak 2 large format doc.jpg
       
     
self portait_.jpg