Showing posts from February 10, 2018

Animal health and welfare, two cornerstones of sustainable, responsible and effective food production

ILRI news Improved animal health and welfare standards can also increase food production in ways that protect the environment and enhance the resilience of livestock producers and systems. More here. Hogs see the sun and get fresh air on an "outdoor"  farm in the UK.  Photo credit - Andy & Hilary.

'Plastic in All Sizes' Found Everywhere in Once Pristine European Arctic

EcoWatch A disturbing amount of plastic   is building up in the once-pristine European Arctic.    More here.