Environment http://beefmagazine.com/taxonomy/term/6608/more en Why the Washington Post got it wrong on cow burps and greenhouse gases http://beefmagazine.com/blog/why-washington-post-got-it-wrong-cow-burps-and-greenhouse-gases <div class="node-body blog-body">A recent article featured in the Washington Post suggests that cattle burps are the main contributor to greenhouse gas emissions and climate change. However, the figures don’t add up. Here are the real statistics on livestock production and the environment to share with friends on Facebook today. </div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/beef-daily">BEEF Daily</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/why-washington-post-got-it-wrong-cow-burps-and-greenhouse-gases" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/why-washington-post-got-it-wrong-cow-burps-and-greenhouse-gases#comments Environment Pasture Health People Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Thu, 06 Aug 2015 10:00:00 +0000 91891 at http://beefmagazine.com Sage grouse plans cause concern for cattle producers http://beefmagazine.com/blog/sage-grouse-plans-cause-concern-cattle-producers <div class="node-body blog-body">Sage grouse conservation efforts raise questions from cattle producers.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/beef-editors-blog">BEEF Editors&#039; Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/sage-grouse-plans-cause-concern-cattle-producers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/sage-grouse-plans-cause-concern-cattle-producers#comments Environment Pasture Range Sustainability BEEF Editors&#039; Blog Tue, 02 Jun 2015 18:27:00 +0000 89941 at http://beefmagazine.com Water issues intensify; will the livestock industry be left in the dust? http://beefmagazine.com/pasture-range/water-issues-intensify-will-livestock-industry-be-left-dust <div class="node-body article-body">Water fights are not new to cattle producers. Will ag be left in the dust as water issues intensify? First in a three-part series. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/pasture-range/water-issues-intensify-will-livestock-industry-be-left-dust" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/pasture-range/water-issues-intensify-will-livestock-industry-be-left-dust#comments Environment Pasture Range Mon, 01 Jun 2015 19:31:00 +0000 89881 at http://beefmagazine.com EPA finalizes WOTUS rule http://beefmagazine.com/environment/epa-finalizes-wotus-rule <div class="field-deck"> Cattle producers accuse EPA of regulatory over-reach. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The Environmental Protection Agency has finalized its controversial Waters of the U.S. rule. Reaction from the head of the creek is anything but positive.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/environment/epa-finalizes-wotus-rule" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/environment/epa-finalizes-wotus-rule#comments Environment Sustainability Wed, 27 May 2015 17:29:00 +0000 89671 at http://beefmagazine.com <p>Soothing water</p> Water worries: Is management or supply the challenge? http://beefmagazine.com/nutrition/water-worries-management-or-supply-challenge <div class="node-body article-body">If the world runs short on water today or in the future, it’s because of management rather than supply. Here’s how a variety of groups and industries are addressing the challenge.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/nutrition/water-worries-management-or-supply-challenge" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/nutrition/water-worries-management-or-supply-challenge#comments Environment Nutrition Thu, 21 May 2015 13:42:00 +0000 89451 at http://beefmagazine.com Cattle are one of America’s best-kept environmental secrets http://beefmagazine.com/pasture-range/cattle-are-one-america-s-best-kept-environmental-secrets <div class="field-byline"> Commentary; By Vicki Dutton </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Cattle producers, and the cattle business, are often maligned as being environmentally unsustainable. How does that argument stack up against reality?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/pasture-range/cattle-are-one-america-s-best-kept-environmental-secrets" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/pasture-range/cattle-are-one-america-s-best-kept-environmental-secrets#comments Environment Pasture Range Thu, 21 May 2015 12:51:00 +0000 89431 at http://beefmagazine.com California, Nevada ranchers win ESA decision on sage grouse http://beefmagazine.com/environment/california-nevada-ranchers-win-esa-decision-sage-grouse <div class="node-body article-body">Ranchers in Nevada and California cheer the recent decision not to list the Bi-State sage grouse population.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/environment/california-nevada-ranchers-win-esa-decision-sage-grouse" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/environment/california-nevada-ranchers-win-esa-decision-sage-grouse#comments Environment Government Thu, 23 Apr 2015 13:35:00 +0000 88731 at http://beefmagazine.com Colorado Parks and Wildlife Another Earth Day, and America yawns http://beefmagazine.com/blog/another-earth-day-and-america-yawns <div class="node-body blog-body">Americans are much more aware of their role in a clean environment today, and most act to do their part. However, I think most of us would appreciate a drop in the level of alarmism emanating from some quarters.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/beef-editors-blog">BEEF Editors&#039; Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/another-earth-day-and-america-yawns" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/another-earth-day-and-america-yawns#comments Regulation Cattle Industry Structure Environment BEEF Editors&#039; Blog Wed, 22 Apr 2015 19:21:00 +0000 88691 at http://beefmagazine.com Cattle aren’t the water guzzlers they’re made out to be http://beefmagazine.com/blog/cattle-aren-t-water-guzzlers-they-re-made-out-be <div class="node-body blog-body">Steve Kay showcases how beef’s water usage is actually improving, plus, some useful trivia to help you the next time this environmental discussion comes up. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/meat-matters">Meat Matters</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/cattle-aren-t-water-guzzlers-they-re-made-out-be" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/cattle-aren-t-water-guzzlers-they-re-made-out-be#comments Environment Beef Quality Government Meat Matters Mon, 20 Apr 2015 16:25:00 +0000 88611 at http://beefmagazine.com Is EPA looking to steal the sizzle from backyard barbecues? http://beefmagazine.com/blog/epa-looking-steal-sizzle-backyard-barbecues <div class="node-body blog-body">EPA-funded California research will look at limiting emissions that result from backyard grilling of meat.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/beef-editors-blog">BEEF Editors&#039; Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/epa-looking-steal-sizzle-backyard-barbecues" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/epa-looking-steal-sizzle-backyard-barbecues#comments Regulation Environment Beef Quality BEEF Editors&#039; Blog Wed, 18 Mar 2015 17:58:00 +0000 87551 at http://beefmagazine.com