About half of the Danish sows are culled and destined for slaughter each year - approx. 500,000 animals - and are sent on their last journey to the abattoir. So far, this group of animals has received..
Credit: Yvonne Sadovy [email protected]
Fishing pressure on threatened shark populations has increased dramatically in recent years and it is urgent that consumers reject shark fin products altogether - a st..
In August, the USDA announced it would move the Economic Research Service outside Washington, DC, and from the research arm of the USDA to the Office of the Chief Economist. They claimed a need to bet..
Pollinating insects are endangered globally, with a particularly steep decline over the last 40 years. An extensive 3-year study from Lund University in Sweden has found that organic farming methods c..
LEXINGTON, Ky. (Sept. 11, 2018) -- Faced with a rapidly increasing global population, an interdisciplinary research group at the University of Kentucky, Clemson University and the University of Idaho ..
Credit: RBG Kew
Lisle, Illinois (September 6, 2018) -- Globally, forest trees are increasingly at risk from habitat destruction, pests and disease, and a changing climate. But the guidelines for effe..