Cow burps to be taxed!

New Zealand plans to tax sheep and cattle burps in a bid to slash greenhouse gas emissions

Cow burbs in orbit!

Hey, diddle diddle, your burbs are being monitored by satellites!

UK watchdog bans Oatly ads over ‘misleading’ green claims

The Swedish food company was told to withdraw its ads and give evidence on environmental claims

Seaweed to feed the Northern Irish ‘Dairy Girls’

Feeding seaweed to cows could cut emissions by 30% a new study has found

Artificial lightning tech moo-ves UK farms to cleaner days

Dr Nick Humphries, Chief Agronomist at N2 Applied spoke to ELN about the technology that promises to reduce methane emissions by 99% from animal waste

Israeli forks moo-ve to 3D bioprinted ribeye steak

The technology clones and grows real cow cells in the lab

Could wind turbines be killing cows?

Some farmers in France believe electromagnetic fields coming from electrical infrastructure could be causing high rates of animal mortality

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Dairy farms moove towards carbon free future

Arla Foods has unveiled plans to become completely carbon neutral by 2050

Dairy cows enjoy air-con luxury in Qatar’s desert

Dairy cows are the unlikely inhabitants of huge air-conditioned sheds in the deserts of Qatar. A dairy business is aiming to provide the country’s milk after trade boycotts from Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, Egypt and Bahrain cut off its supply. Baladna Farm, located about 55 kilometres from the capital city of Doha, uses the […]

Poop-power hydrogen gets things moo-ving in Japan

Japanese cars could soon be driving around powered by poop rather than petrol. That’s according to researchers at industrial gas manufacturer Air Water, who say converting manure from cows, pigs and chickens into hydrogen on the dairy farming island of Hokkaido could potentially help decarbonise the region’s transport sector. In January, the Environmental Preservation Centre […]