Burp it up

So, cows are a major source of methane but how do you measure how much gas a cow burps?

Shocking

In Australia, animal activists are taking exception to electric shock collars for use on cattle, calling it the equivalent of farmers torturing cows.

 
Trout can get stuffed

Farmers are letting their fly-fishing rods do the talking this summer. Many refuse to buy trout fishing licences in protest against Fish & Game’s political attack on the dairy industry.

Blame game

The blame game over the collapse of agri training provider Taratahi rages on.

 
Proper cows!

Maternal aggression may be behind many attacks on humans by cows, say two overseas animal experts.

‘New’ bid to ban fertiliser

Greenpeace is pulling no punches in its ‘new’ campaign to ban synthetic nitrogen fertiliser and supposedly save New Zealand’s rivers.

Taxpayer bank?

The Government's $9.9 million loan to Westland Milk is raising eyebrows.

The world's biggest producer of milk, India, has a problem: at least 68% of dairy products sold there don’t meet the food standards.

Attendees at the inaugural Pasture Summit in Hamilton this week should ask one pointed question to the organisers: which joker thought it a good idea to charge journalists a registration fee?

Another day, another ‘milk’ appears on the horizon.

The organisers of the inaugural two-day Pasture Summit have got it wrong in asking journalists to pay a $380 registration fee.

If you're stressed and have a couple hundred dollars lying around, why not try cow cuddling?

OPINION: Asia is the ‘hot zone’ for dairy and will be the next dairy goldmine, especially the markets in China, India and some South-East Asian countries.

 

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Burp it up

So, cows are a major source of methane but how do you measure how much gas a cow burps?

Shocking

In Australia, animal activists are taking exception to electric shock collars for use on cattle, calling it the equivalent of…

 
 

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