PLANET IN PERIL (PinP) "WHERE SCIENCE GETS RESPECT." A North Carolina concentrated animal feeding operation, fall, 2018, Larry Baldwin / Crystal Coast Waterkeeper. "By design, barns and lagoons are built on the highest point. This protects both pigs and lagoon from flooding. Many don't understand this" The N.C. Pork Council.
Sunday, 26 August 2018
'No grass': Europe's livestock sector stricken by drought
A parched crop in the Netherlands. Photo by Rasbak
"Our cows hav been living off hay cut in June, there isn't any grass," says a French farmer who, like his counterparts across much of northern Europe, is wondering how he will feed his animals this winter. More here.