Dairy - the case for greener, healthier, lower performing cows
Eisler, Mark; Martin, Graeme; Lee, Machaelhttp://www.theecologist.org/blogs_and_comments/commentators/2546959/dairy_the_case_for_greener_healthier_lower_performing_cows.html
Publisher: The Ecologist
Date Written: 08/09/2014
Year Published: 2014
Resource Type: Article
Cx Number: CX16752
With supermarket milk cheaper than spring water, it's time to rethink the modern dairy industry. It's not just the milk that's become a throwaway product - the high-octane Holstein cows that produce it are also in the knackers yard after just two or three lactations, the living waste of a loss-making, environment-trashing industry.