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Agriculture: Steps to sustainable livestock
Eisler, Mark; Lee, Michael; Tarlton, John; Martin, Graeme; Beddington, John; Dungait, Jennifer
With improved breeding and cultivation, ruminant animals can yield food that is better for people and the planet.
Feedlots and E. Coli
Improving processing plant inspections is a good idea, but it is only part of the solution. The real solution is minimizing the potential contaminant. Secondly, slow down the processing line so the wo...
I was wrong on veganism
Traditional livestock production makes ecological sense
An environmental reporter reviews the environmental impacts of meat production in the developed world. He finds that First World meat production is incredibly wasteful but that this is not a requireme...
India's Dalit cattle skinners share stories of abuse
From hospital wards to skinning fields, India's Dalit cattle skinners share stories of abuse and fears for their future.
Ordering the vegetarian meal? There’s more animal blood on your hands
The author contends that published figures suggest that, in Australia, producing wheat and other grains results in: at least 25 times more sentient animals being killed per kilogram of useable protein...
Rage, Race and Violence on the Western Range
The Origins of the Rancher Insurrection
Ranchers have openly defied federal environmental regulations, built private roads and water structures on public lands and used bellicose tactics to hold off enforcement actions by rangers from the F...
Securing communal land rights for Tanzania's Indigenous Peoples
Commuting between land rights negotiations in the city and herding goats on the plains, Edward Loure is at once a traditional Maasai and a modern urbanite. That ability to straddle the two very differ...
For Western Canadian farmers and their families. Production-oriented with step by step methods. Includes regular sections dealing with beef cattle, farm mechanics and rural life.
Ontario Veal News
The Ontario veal industry. Production, management, marketing and research.
Government Ministries & Agencies
Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
The Department is responsible for federal policies, programs and regulations related to agriculture and food. Its mandate is to promote the growth and profitability of the agriculture and food sector ...
Ontario Ministry of Agriculture, Food, and Rural Affairs
The ministry extends practical and financial assistance to farmers to improve their techniques, rehabilitate their land and upgrade their livestock and crops. It supports research and education at agr...
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