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Can EPA Regulate Animal Operations as Landfills?

By John G. Dillard

Four Washington State dairies are the targets of environmental activists in lawsuits that could have far-reaching consequences for animal agriculture in the United States. 1,054 more words


Engendering value chain analysis in the small ruminant value chain in Ethiopia: Challenges in collecting gender disaggregated data

The value chain analysis (VCA) approach has been emphasized as a fundamental way to address issues in agricultural research for development that ensure development and economic growth in developing economies. 924 more words


Uses for tyres: livestock shelters

Earlier in the year, our friend Pete decided that the time was right to haul the last clump of tyres from Zephyr Creek. It was about 8 o’clock at night, and after a cursory glance, he predicted that there “couldn’t be more than 30 or 40 in there.” Almost 200 tyres later, Pete had earnt his “Employee of the Month” status, and with assistance from Will, had built a respectable tyre mound on the edge of the creek. 247 more words


Sydney Royal Easter Show

I was lucky enough to obtain a Media Pass to this year’s Easter Show and got to take some amazing photos whilst soaking up some sun and the surroundings. Read all about it HERE!

From Farms to Firms: The Folly of American Food Corporations

Well, it’s been a while since I blogged! I don’t know what happened. Life got so busy, that the blog took a back seat for a bit. 592 more words