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Eating a Burger or Driving a Car: Which Harms Planet More?
Environment  (tags: cows, planet, harmful, animals, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, environment, habitat, habitatdestruction, humans, nature )

- 500 days ago -
Up to 93 million cows and countingâEUR"find out how our reliance on industrial feedlots is affecting the environment.
How Cows Kill Rainforests: The Flip-Side of An All-Beef Patty : Living Green Magazine
Environment  (tags: cows, rainforests, hamburgers, Sustainabililty, nature, ecosystems, forests, habitatdestruction, environment, animals, trees, pollution, globalwarming )

- 1260 days ago -
Fifty-five square feet of rainforest is destroyed for every quarter pound hamburger that comes from a cleared rainforest cattle farm. While most of us blame automotive and industrial emissions for pollution, climate change and global warming, livestock
Cows Holding Breath Over New Methane Model
Environment  (tags: Cows, Methane, Breathing, Climate Change, Natural Gas )

- 1998 days ago -
If climate change were a poker game, the natural gas methane would be a joker in the deck. Compared to the amount of carbon dioxide around, it looks like a minor player, yet methane is 20 times more powerful as a greenhouse gas,
Climate Chief Lord Stern: Give Up Meat to Save the Planet
Environment  (tags: environment, cows, pigs, methane, meat, CO2emissions, climatechange, globalwarming, habitatdestruction, ecosystems, conservation, climate, pollution, wildlife, world, oceans, destruction, water, animals, science, research )

- 2457 days ago -
"Meat is a wasteful use of water and creates a lot of greenhouse gases. It puts enormous pressure on the world's resources. A vegetarian diet is better." Direct emissions of methane from cows and pigs is a significant source of greenhouse gases.
Alarm Bells Ring on Drought 'Disaster'
Environment  (tags: climate, climate-change, water, rain, cows )

- 2590 days ago -
Jerry Murphy has lived on 640 acres of rolling grassland just west of the Red Deer River for half a century, but he's never seen a spring like this one. "The hills look like sawdust, really, that colour," he said from his ranch, a short drive from Elno
Tackling Problem of Belching Cows
Environment  (tags: animals, cows, belching, environment, greenhousegases, protection )

- 2608 days ago -
The cows make a greedy rasping sound as they graze but even with their heads down it is clear the cattle at the Agricultural Research Institute at Hillsborough are wearing an unusual contraption around their head and neck.
Even "Organically Raised" Cows Are a "Climate Bomb"
Environment  (tags: cows, greenhousegases, environment, protection, world, CO2emissions, habitat, animals )

- 2705 days ago -
Animal agriculture and humans are, for forcing into existence so very, very many of them, just so that we can then kill, eat, and wear them. "Whether cattle are reared organically or with conventional farming methods, the end effect is bad for
Scientists Want to Cut Farm Animal Methane
Environment  (tags: science, cows, farm animals, methane gas, environment, pollution, nature, globalwarming, emissions )

- 3049 days ago -
Britain's finest scientific minds have led the world investigating everything from stem cell technology to the fabric of space and time itself. But now they have turned their attention to the study of a problem that they claim is threatening the future

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