The European Commission launched an ambitious Green Deal roadmap aimed at making agriculture more environmentally sustainable, nature-inclusive and contributing to the mitigation of greenhouse gas emission. A probable consequence, however, is that farm incomes can be seriously affected. Depending on market conditions (expected product price increases) and the costs of the measures that have to
HELENA, Mont. – Governor Greg Gianforte announced the following appointments last Monday. Several of the appointees are from Northwest Montana. Here is the complete list: Fish and Wildlife Commission William Lane, Ismay Current owner and operator of Crescent Cross Ranch in Ismay, Lane brings decades of experience working in the private sector and serving on
Monoculture farming is amplifying the prevalence of parasites in bees. October 12, 2021, 11:43 PM • 6 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article Scientists have discovered another way modern-day farming techniques are killing off bee populations. While pesticides have long been blamed for the decline in pollinators, a study published in Proceedings
A BELATED but timely collaborative effort from various sectors of the global livestock industry helped to provide a more balanced, science-based outcome for animal agriculture than originally feared likely at the recent United Nations Food Systems Summit in New York last month. But despite those efforts, the war against meat is intensifying, and complacency is