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Gene Baur

Farm Sanctuary
Watkins Glen, New York

Co-founder and president, Farm Sanctuary

Gene Baur has been hailed as “the conscience of the food movement” by TIME magazine. For 25 years he has traveled extensively, campaigning to raise awareness about the abuses of industrialized factory farming and our cheap food system. In 2008, Gene’s book, Farm Sanctuary: Changing Hearts and Minds About Animals and Food, became a national best seller. Today, he serves as President of Farm Sanctuary, the nation’s leading farm animal protection organization. Providing rescue, refuge and adoption for hundreds of farm animals each year, Farm Sanctuary shelters enable visitors to connect with farm animals as emotional, intelligent individuals.

My Speakers Sessions

Sunday, July 29

2:00pm EDT