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  • South Korean dairy giant apologizes for creepy milk ad depicting women as cows

    12/16/2021 4:25:09 PM PST · by BenLurkin · 28 replies
    NY Post ^ | December 15, 2021 | Yaron Steinbuch
    South Korea’s largest dairy producer has faced furious backlash after its latest advertisement featured a man secretly filming a group of women — who were then depicted as cows. In the ad for Seoul Milk, a man is seen walking through the countryside with a camera and hiding in a bush. The women are then startled and turn into cows when the interloper steps on a twig. The ad ends with the words “Clean water, organic feed, 100 percent pure Seoul Milk. Organic milk from an organic ranch in the pleasant nature of Cheongyang.”
  • $6500 Methane Fee On Every Dairy Cow And $4500 Beef Cow So Farmers Get Rid Of Their Cows

    11/07/2021 7:23:14 AM PST · by Enlightened1 · 134 replies
    Twitter ^ | 11/06/21 | Doug and Stacy
    Democrats are going after our food source. Democrats snuck into the inferstructure bill these new climate change taxes on cows. The tax is $6,500 per dairy cow and $4,500 per beef cow. They are going after Agriculture in the name of Climate Change. Democrats are hoping Farmers will get rid of their cows.This will cause prices of meat and dairy to sky rocket. There will be a lot less available since most farmers cannot afford the high fines. People will starve to death in our country if this bill passes.We will have to import more meat and dairy from other...
  • PETA Urges MLB to Stop Using the Term ‘Bullpen’ Due to Insensitivity to Cows

    10/28/2021 10:34:23 AM PDT · by ChicagoConservative27 · 63 replies
    Breitbart ^ | 10/28/2021 | Dylan Gwinn
    The next time an MLB manager makes a moove to the bullpen, he will anger a large group of PETA activists who think the term bullpen is insensitive to cows. In a statement issued Thursday by People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA), the animal rights organization made it clear they find the term “bullpen” to be mocking towards the “misery of sensitive animals.”
  • Unhappy with prices, ranchers look to build own meat plants

    10/19/2021 8:09:02 PM PDT · by Beave Meister · 16 replies
    CBS 2 Iowa ^ | 10/16/2021 | SCOTT McFETRIDGE
    DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Like other ranchers across the country, Rusty Kemp for years grumbled about rock-bottom prices paid for the cattle he raised in central Nebraska, even as the cost of beef at grocery stores kept climbing. He and his neighbors blamed it on consolidation in the beef industry stretching back to the 1970s that resulted in four companies slaughtering over 80% of the nation’s cattle, giving the processors more power to set prices while ranchers struggled to make a living. Federal data show that for every dollar spent on food, the share that went to ranchers and...
  • Arizona Reverting to the Wild West as Cattle Rustling Allowed to Thrive

    06/14/2021 5:32:40 AM PDT · by Kaslin · 53 replies ^ | June 14, 2021 | Rachel Alexander
    Source: Provided by Ed AshurstArizona used to have some of the best livestock laws in the nation. Now, the cattle ranching industry is being torn apart due to a dismantling of the successful laws and regulations that used to prevent cattle theft. Close to 3,000 head of cattle have been stolen from at least 32 people in the last few years. Thieves brazenly stole over 100 cows with calves from well-known attorney and judge Tom Kelly in Yavapai County. Cowboys who once made a good living raising and selling cattle are finding substantial portions of their herds decimated, and when...
  • Michael Moore: ‘We Need a Stacey Abrams in Every State

    06/03/2021 1:12:54 PM PDT · by ChicagoConservative27 · 81 replies
    Breitbart ^ | 06/03/2021 | Robert Kraychik
    “We need a Stacey Abrams in every state,” declared left-wing documentary filmmaker Michael Moore on his podcast, Rumble, during an interview with fellow leftist filmmaker Raoul Peck about the latter’s most recent TV series, Exterminate all the Brutes. Peck praised Abrams as a political pioneer in combating what he described as an American “machine” built on “genocide” and “slavery.”
  • Deputies: Cows come to the rescue in long Wisconsin chase

    06/02/2021 8:25:47 AM PDT · by Diana in Wisconsin · 45 replies
    NBC15 News ^ | June 1, 2021 | Nick Viviani
    MADISON, WI - Sure, police K-9 units get a ton of (well-deserved) credit for their law enforcement prowess, but when it comes to ending a long car chase, not much is going to top a herd of cattle. The Barron Co. Sheriff’s Department thanked its “Bovine Unit” for stopping the pursuit, which lasted approximately 13 miles and stretched from Barron to Cumberland. Deputies were chasing a Chevrolet Cavalier, the department explained on its Facebook page, when the driver came upon a group of cows standing in front of him. “That little Cavalier that could during the chase ran out of...
  • Cargill-backed Cow Masks Capture Methane

    06/01/2021 9:28:16 AM PDT · by yesthatjallen · 28 replies
    MSN ^ | 06 01 2021 | Staff
    Methane emissions from livestock are a stubborn climate challenge. That's why Cargill is backing this cow mask, Agnieszka de Sousa reports. (That's all there is to this article)
  • Seaweed-Eating Cows Burp Less Methane into Our Atmosphere

    03/26/2021 8:31:28 PM PDT · by DoodleBob · 43 replies
    Nerdlist ^ | March 23, 2021 | Tai Gooden
    Cow burps are apparently the source of a lot of methane in our atmosphere. And there are a lot of cows on Earth. But a new research mission suggests a great way to reduce those emissions and significantly lower methane, which causes warming on our planet, and its straight from the sea. As reported by the Guardian, adding seaweed to beef cow diets can lower methane by as much as 82%. “We now have sound evidence that seaweed in cattle diet is effective at reducing greenhouse gases and that the efficacy does not diminish over time,” said agricultural scientist Ermias...
  • Rare video of Highland cows frolicking together in snow goes viral

    01/19/2021 5:24:12 PM PST · by nickcarraway · 30 replies
    Daily Record ^ | 15 JAN 2021 | Kirsty Feerick
    They usually have to stay inside to avoid damaging the ground during wet winters.A rare video of Highland cows frolicking together in the snow has gone viral. The animals - Morag, Flora and Hamish - were seen playing as they enjoyed the cold weather conditions at Almond Valley Heritage Centre this week. Footage captured by a member of staff at the Livingston facility saw three of the cows running around the field basking in the snow. They usually have to stay inside to avoid damaging the ground during wet winters, but the frozen ground this week has meant they could...
  • UK Company Develops Climate Change Masks for Cows

    01/03/2021 11:30:19 AM PST · by PROCON · 31 replies ^ | Jan. 2, 2021 | Eric Worrall
    According to Wired, a new bovine burp mask fitted with a catalytic converter catches methane expelled from cattle and converts it to CO2 and water. Methane is a more powerful greenhouse gas than CO2.~~~SNIP~~~There are 1.6 billion cattle on Earth, and their burps and farts are becoming a big problem. Cows expel methane, a colourless and odourless gas which is approximately 84 times more potent than carbon dioxide when it comes to warming the planet.Zelp, a UK-based company, has developed a potential solution in the form of a burp-catching face mask for cows, designed to reduce methane emissions from cattle...
  • Fusion GPS Bragged about planting false stories on Devin Nunes

    08/28/2020 9:02:04 PM PDT · by AnthonySoprano · 12 replies
    Breitbart News ^ | O8/28/2020 | Matthew Boyle
    “House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence (HPSCI) ranking member Rep. Devin Nunes (R-CA) was the target of opposition research hits that a local newspaper, owned by a broader national chain, dutifully reprinted on behalf of Fusion GPS without disclosing to its readers the questionable source of the information.”
  • Cow-hugging, an alleged wellness fad, has people cuddling farm animals to relieve stress

    10/17/2020 4:47:09 PM PDT · by Viking2002 · 72 replies ^ | Oct 17, 2020 | Alexandra Deabler
    (FOX NEWS) -- In the increasingly hectic and stressful year of 2020, people are seeking calm wherever they can find it — from frolicking through the fields to adopting plants. But now there’s another natural way to restore your cortisol levels: cow-hugging. People in several parts of the world have begun to embrace the alleged wellness trend, which reportedly originated in the Netherlands, where it is known as “koe knuffelen.” According to the BBC, the practice of cuddling cows is supposed to reduce stress in humans by releasing the bonding hormone oxytocin.
  • Burger King addresses climate change by changing cows’ diets

    07/15/2020 1:54:01 PM PDT · by Hojczyk · 55 replies
    Breitbart ^ | July 15,2020 | AP
    Burger King is staging an intervention with its cows. The chain has rebalanced the diet of some of the cows by adding lemon grass in a bid to limit bovines contributions to climate change. By tweaking their diet, Burger King said Tuesday that it believes it can reduce a cows’ daily methane emissions by about 33%. Cows emit methane as a by-product of their digestion, and that has become a potential public relations hurdle for major burger chains. Greenhouse gas emissions from the agriculture sector made up 9.9% of total U.S. greenhouse gas emissions in 2018, according to the Environmental...
  • Bloomberg News Touts ‘Peak Beef,’ Reduction of ‘Belching Cows’

    03/02/2020 12:45:47 PM PST · by JV3MRC · 16 replies
    NewsBusters ^ | 3/2/2020 | Joseph Vazquez
    To most people throughout human history, more people consuming meat would be an unquestionable good. Inexpensive and readily obtained sources of protein and calories ease the daily struggle to keep body and soul together. But this is 2020, and the media/left aren’t really like most humans. CBS News touted an insane idea that we needed to hit “peak meat” by 2030 to avoid an “ecological disaster." Now, Bloomberg News touts “peak beef” and its effects as a more salient set of talking points.
  • K-9 bites cow, SC deputy tases K-9, cow kicks deputy

    01/23/2020 5:04:26 PM PST · by Gamecock · 53 replies
    WSPA ^ | 1/22/2020 | Chase Laudenslager
    GEORGETOWN, S.C. (WCBD) – A deputy in Georgetown County was forced to use a taser on his own K-9 on Wednesday afternoon. According to the Georgetown County Sheriff’s Office, a deputy responded to the scene of a reported burglary around 4:00 p.m. A cow near the scene distracted the dog which led to the dog biting the cow. To deescalate the situation, the deputy tased the dog. The cow was spooked and “struck the deputy and the property owner,” resulting in minor injuries, according to GCSO. The sheriff’s office said that the burglary call “proved to be unfounded.”
  • Cows swept off island during Hurricane Dorian found after swimming for miles

    11/13/2019 3:17:10 PM PST · by DUMBGRUNT · 38 replies
    The Guardian ^ | 13 Nov 2019 | Edward Helmore
    Cows missing for two months were located on North Carolina’s Outer Banks after ‘mini tsunami’ carried wildlife away... They were presumed dead, but Cape Lookout National Seashore staff spotted one of the cows on another barrier island a month after the storm. That sighting was followed by two more, apparently grazing peaceably. A picture of the rangy-looking trio is now on Facebook. Cows are recognized as adept swimmers comfortable with covering a few hundred yards. But swimming miles of open water in a hurricane is outside their general range of expertise.
  • Now they’re going to try to feed us “eggs” made from plants

    08/21/2019 9:50:13 AM PDT · by Kaslin · 51 replies
    Hot ^ | August 20, 2019 | JAZZ SHAW
    Some day, hopefully long after I’ve shuffled off this mortal coil, I hope you’ll remember that I was the one who tried to warn you about this impending apocalypse. And now it’s at our doors. The socialist vegan hordes who are diligently (and successfully) working to get rid of all the cows and pigs so they can save the planet have a new target in their sights. Chickens. More specifically, they want to replace all of the eggs we eat with “eggs made from plants.” And they’re not joking. The work is already in progress. (Fox Business Network) Impossible Foods’...
  • Cows in Minnesota swept away during flash flood

    06/29/2019 2:49:43 PM PDT · by E. Pluribus Unum · 22 replies
    Fox News ^ | 29 June 2019 | Fox News Show Clips
    A herd of over fifty cows were swept away during a flash flood in Olmstead County, Minnesota.
  • Meatless Meats and Other Market Miracles

    04/26/2019 2:09:49 PM PDT · by Twotone · 55 replies
    American Spectator ^ | April 25, 2019 | Steven Greenhut
    Is it better to have been a cow who, after spending a few years in a pasture or a feedlot, gets sent to a slaughterhouse — or to have never been a cow at all? Animal-rights activists and ethicists might want to start pondering that ethereal question now that a couple of California-based companies have developed plant-based meat substitutes that taste remarkably similar to ground beef. One of those firms, Beyond Meat, announced that it’s ready to offer a public stock offering. The El Segundo company’s products are available at thousands of U.S. grocery stores and restaurants. Redwood City’s Impossible...