Environment http://beefmagazine.com/taxonomy/term/6608/more en Research proves salads are more harmful to the environment than burgers http://beefmagazine.com/blog/research-proves-salads-are-more-harmful-environment-burgers <div class="node-body blog-body">New research indicates eating lettuce is three times worse in greenhouse gas emissions than eating bacon. </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/research-proves-salads-are-more-harmful-environment-burgers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/research-proves-salads-are-more-harmful-environment-burgers#comments Environment Beef Quality Beef Demand People Beef Advocacy BEEF Daily Wed, 23 Dec 2015 11:00:00 +0000 96551 at http://beefmagazine.com An agency out of control http://beefmagazine.com/blog/agency-out-control <div class="node-body blog-body">The EPA has been called out for illegal activities over WOTUS. Is it business as usual in Washington? </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/agency-out-control" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/agency-out-control#comments Regulation Environment Sustainability BEEF Editors&#039; Blog Wed, 16 Dec 2015 15:21:00 +0000 96251 at http://beefmagazine.com Thoughts on sports, a lame duck and climate change http://beefmagazine.com/blog/thoughts-sports-lame-duck-and-climate-change <div class="node-body blog-body">The great irony of political correctness is you can’t hold leaders responsible for their actions as long as they continue to say the right thing. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/my-view-country"> My View From The Country</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/thoughts-sports-lame-duck-and-climate-change" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/thoughts-sports-lame-duck-and-climate-change#comments Environment Government My View From The Country Thu, 03 Dec 2015 16:35:00 +0000 95871 at http://beefmagazine.com Could we soon be taxed for eating meat? http://beefmagazine.com/blog/could-we-soon-be-taxed-eating-meat <div class="node-body blog-body">As rumblings of a meat tax grow, here are three reasons a meat tax would be hurtful to consumers. </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/could-we-soon-be-taxed-eating-meat" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/could-we-soon-be-taxed-eating-meat#comments Regulation Environment People Government Beef Advocacy BEEF Daily Wed, 02 Dec 2015 11:00:00 +0000 95771 at http://beefmagazine.com Are your cattle destroying the planet? http://beefmagazine.com/blog/are-your-cattle-destroying-planet <div class="node-body blog-body">New research shows cow-calf production can reduce net greenhouse gas emissions.</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/are-your-cattle-destroying-planet" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/are-your-cattle-destroying-planet#comments Environment Pasture Range Sustainability BEEF Editors&#039; Blog Sun, 01 Nov 2015 20:56:00 +0000 94921 at http://beefmagazine.com <p>Angus cattle grazing a Texas pasture</p> Sage grouse, Western ranchers dodge the ESA bullet, sort of http://beefmagazine.com/blog/sage-grouse-western-ranchers-dodge-esa-bullet-sort <div class="node-body blog-body">A great rejoicing was heard across the West this week following the announcement that listing the Greater sage grouse under the Endangered Species Act is not warranted. Or maybe it was a collective sigh of relief. </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-western-ranchers-dodge-esa-bullet-sort" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/sage-grouse-western-ranchers-dodge-esa-bullet-sort#comments Environment Pasture Range Beef Advocacy BEEF Editors&#039; Blog Wed, 23 Sep 2015 03:18:00 +0000 93551 at http://beefmagazine.com Texas judge says ESA listing for lesser prairie chicken is a no-go http://beefmagazine.com/pasture-range/texas-judge-says-esa-listing-lesser-prairie-chicken-no-go <div class="node-body article-body">A federal district judge in Midland, Texas threw a high hard one when he invalidated the listing of the lesser prairie chicken under the Endangered Species Act (ESA). </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/pasture-range/texas-judge-says-esa-listing-lesser-prairie-chicken-no-go" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/pasture-range/texas-judge-says-esa-listing-lesser-prairie-chicken-no-go#comments Environment Pasture Range Thu, 03 Sep 2015 15:00:00 +0000 92851 at http://beefmagazine.com <p class="meta-field photo-desc " id="yui_3_16_0_1_1441292697210_13986">Photos by USDA NRCS</p> Ranchers applaud USDA’s $211 million for sage grouse conservation http://beefmagazine.com/environment/ranchers-applaud-usda-s-211-million-sage-grouse-conservation <div class="field-deck"> Ranchers, USDA partner in effort to keep cattle and wildlife on the land. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Ranchers, USDA partner in effort to keep cattle and wildlife on the land. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/environment/ranchers-applaud-usda-s-211-million-sage-grouse-conservation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/environment/ranchers-applaud-usda-s-211-million-sage-grouse-conservation#comments Environment Sustainability Thu, 27 Aug 2015 20:58:00 +0000 92681 at http://beefmagazine.com <p>A Male sage grouse on a lek is an impressive sight</p> 4 important tips for navigating the rocky waters of WOTUS rule http://beefmagazine.com/blog/4-important-tips-navigating-rocky-waters-wotus-rule <div class="node-body blog-body">The Environmental Protection Agency’s Waters of the United States (WOTUS) rule is set to go into effect on Friday. Are ranchers prepared to be in compliance with this broad and vague rule? Will the courts overturn the rule? Here are four things you need to know about WOTUS and how to stay out of trouble when EPA comes knocking at your door. </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/4-important-tips-navigating-rocky-waters-wotus-rule" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/4-important-tips-navigating-rocky-waters-wotus-rule#comments Regulation Environment Pasture Health Sustainability BEEF Daily Thu, 27 Aug 2015 10:01:00 +0000 92561 at http://beefmagazine.com Why EPA’s weak apology & lack of action on toxic spill is disgraceful http://beefmagazine.com/blog/why-epa-s-weak-apology-lack-action-toxic-spill-disgraceful <div class="node-body blog-body">After the EPA accidentally release 3 million gallons of toxic water into the Animas River in Colorado, the agency has assured the media that the river’s water quality is “restoring itself.” While EPA pushes WOTUS on land owners, perhaps the agency should follow its own advice when it comes to caring for the environment. </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-epa-s-weak-apology-lack-action-toxic-spill-disgraceful" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/why-epa-s-weak-apology-lack-action-toxic-spill-disgraceful#comments Regulation Environment Ranch Management Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Tue, 18 Aug 2015 10:00:00 +0000 92301 at http://beefmagazine.com