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16 May 2022
Research shows methane reduction with Anpario's Optomega
An in vitro study to assess the effect of Anpario’s Optomega range on gas and methane production when supplemented in the dairy herd ration showed that both products in the range helped lower cumulative gas production over a 24-hour period....
12 May 2022
KSU virtual fencing research aims to advance cattle ranch conservation
Virtual fencing uses GPS tracking to keep cattle out of protected areas...
10 May 2022
Unilever tests warmer ice cream freezers to reduce emissions
Retail ice cream freezers account for 10% of Unilever’s carbon footprint...
Ben & Jerry's launches pilot project to halve greenhouse gas emissions
Project Mootopia will pilot in the US and the Netherlands...
08 May 2022
Amazon deforestation in Brazil hits April record
Deforestation nearly double previous peak...
02 May 2022
Satellites detect California methane emissions from space
Data firm says emissions are coming from a feedlot...
01 May 2022
How Africa could reverse land degradation
If 35% of global land is restored, crop yields could increase by 10% by 2050...
25 April 2022
US highlights researchers working to reduce methane emissions
Researchers are evaluating different seaweed species ...
23 April 2022
US farmers and ranchers lead on sustainability - report
Animal Agriculture Alliance releases updated Sustainability Impact Report...
21 April 2022
Arla Foods, DSM begin large-scale on-farm pilot to reduce GHG emissions
The pilot program will begin in the the summer and fall of 2022...
10 April 2022
Increased use of non-GM feed could increase GHG, food prices - research
The result could be higher prices for meat, milk and eggs...
06 April 2022
05 April 2022
Wageningen: Bovaer® is first EU additive to reduce methane emissions from dairy cows
Methane inhibitor Bovaer® from DSM significantly reduces methane emissions from dairy cows in the Netherlands, varying from 27% to 40% less emissions per cow, depending on the cow's ration and how much methane inhibitor is added to the feed. ...
South African dairy farmers eye new carbon credit market
New AgriCarbon scheme piloted in South Africa...
28 March 2022
FrieslandCampina, DSM to reduce greenhouse gas emissions from dairy cattle
Pilot project with DSM's feed additive Bovaer at 200 FrieslandCampina dairy farms...
GRSB's new Beef Carbon Footprint Guideline to support consistency global emissions reporting
The Global Roundtable for Sustainable Beef (GRSB) Scientific Advisory Council launched the Beef Carbon Footprint Guideline to allow for sector-wide consistency in the calculation of the carbon footprint of beef cattle....
17 March 2022
Tyson Foods plants receive NAMI's environmental awards
Tyson Foods announced that 44 of its plants have been recognized by the North American Meat Institute (NAMI) for their positive environmental impact. ...
13 March 2022
Deforestation in Brazil hits second straight record
The forest is being removed to make way for soybean, livestock production...
01 March 2022
DSM receives landmark EU market approval for its methane-reducing feed additive Bovaer®
Royal DSM, a global purpose-led science-based company, announces that European Union (EU) member states approved the marketing of the methane-reducing feed additive for dairy cows, Bovaer®, in the EU. ...
21 February 2022
WasteFuel Agriculture launches to turn ag waste into green fuel
Waste-to-fuel start up WasteFuel has launched WasteFuel Agriculture. WasteFuel Agriculture will turn farm waste into low-carbon fuels including renewable natural gas and bio-methanol that can be used in land and marine transport with significantly lower...
19 February 2022
Global pact sought to protect biodiversity in nature
Study finds $1.8 trillion in harmful subsidies are issued each year...
11 February 2022
Amazon deforestation hits record high in January
High prices for beef, soy and other commodities are boosting demand for cheap land...
08 February 2022
USDA to spend $1 bln to boost climate-friendly agriculture
The funding will support pilot projects that reduce greenhouse gas emissions or capture and store carbon...
04 February 2022
Oregon dairy industry innovating for the future
Oregon dairies, big and small, are investing in innovations and it's paying off...
Dairy Farmers of Canada targets net-zero emissions by 2050
Canadian dairy farmers reduced their carbon footprint by 22% between 1990 and 2019...
01 February 2022
FrieslandCampina-Danone collaboration lowers greenhouse gas emissions
The collaboration led to over 17% reduction in GHG...
13 January 2022
One-third of commodity-reliant firms have no deforestation policy
The EU and US are looking at legislation around illegal deforestation in their supply chains...
17 December 2021
Müller targets carbon reduction from milk suppliers
The company expects milk suppliers to reduce emissions by 30%...
 
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