Girl feeding a calf in a Himalayan village in North India. The children grow up learning compassion for the animal that yields so much to the community in the form of milk. What an amazing creature – it converts grass to milk from which we can produce so many other foods. Cow protection used to be ridiculed by the ‘sophisticated’ West. Now with our increasing greenhouse concerns we are questioning the world’s most wasteful, unethical and environmentally damaging form of food production – beef cattle.