Tag Archive for 'dairy industry'

The International Dairy Federation launches common carbon footprint methodology for global dairy sector

November 5th, 2010 by International Dairy Federation

All sectors are being challenged to quantify and reduce their carbon footprints, or emissions of greenhouse gases (GHGs), and businesses in agriculture and food production are no exception. As part of the dairy sector’s action agenda on climate change, the IDF has now published ‘A Common Carbon Footprint Approach for Dairy – The IDF Guide […]

Web-based interactive seminar from Earthscan on The Meat and Dairy Crisis

October 9th, 2010 by Events

Earthscan is holding a free live interactive presentation on The Meat and Dairy Crisis beginning at 5 pm UK time (GMT +1) (12.00 pm EDT & 9.00 am PDT) on Monday 11 October 2010. This seminar will discuss the drivers that have resulted in factory farming practices, as well as animal welfare issues that have […]