24 Jun '11, 11pm

Grass: What Cows Want to Eat | Care2 Causes

Grass: What Cows Want to Eat | Care2 Causes

NOTE: This is a guest post from Rob Moir, director of the Ocean River Institute . I am alarmed by greenhouse gas build-up in the atmosphere. When I urge people to reduce our carbon footprints, at times I get push back that methane is much worst than carbon and that cows are at fault for the methane. So I went to the cows and spoke with Leslie Cox, live-stock manager of the Hampshire College Farm Center in Amherst MA for my internet talk radio show. During the morning milking, Leslie introduced me to cows with a distinctive white stripe around their middles. This is a very rare and highly esteemed breed of cow called Dutch Belted. They were milked in the Netherlands as far back as the 1600s. The cows remind me of Prius cars. Lean and compact with excellent grazing ability and forage efficiency they produce as much milk as do the larger corn-guzzlers. The cows handle easily ...

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care2.com 24 Jun '11, 8pm

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care2.com 25 Jun '11, 11am

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The Great American Backyard Campout! | Care2 Causes

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care2.com 25 Jun '11, 12am

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care2.com 25 Jun '11, 12am

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care2.com 25 Jun '11, 5am

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care2.com 26 Jun '11, 5pm

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