Heat Wave Leaves Cow Carcasses Piled Up in Central ValleyFresno, Kings and Tulare counties are allowing dairy farmers to bury or compost hundreds of carcasses because a rendering plant is overwhelmed.
DJ, Musician Moby Tells Drought-Shamed Californians To Skip Showers So They Can Eat Beef 'Responsibly'Grammy Award-winning DJ, musician and very vegan artist Moby is the face of a new campaign that let’s folks ‘have their steak and eat it, too,’ even in these drought-shaming times.
Cows Mysteriously Shot Dead On Castro Valley RanchThree cows on a Castro Valley ranch were reportedly shot dead over the weekend by unknown assailants, according to a published report.
How Much Water Are You Really Consuming?California is in a serious drought. It's time to save water if only a gallon at a time. But did you know by giving up one steak dinner, you could take dozens of 10 minute hot showers? Here's why.
Central California Butcher Takes Meat Processing Truck Direct To Local RanchesA growing number of meat suppliers and processors is turning to mobile slaughterhouses. In the process, they're making the road from farm to table very direct.
Organic Dairy Ranchers Want Tule Elk To Be Removed From GGNRA PasturesOrganic dairy ranchers are urging authorities to remove tule elk from agricultural land in the Golden Gate National Recreation Area and Point Reyes seashore and build a large fence to keep them out.
San Leandro Food Company Recalls 410 Pounds Of Beef Used In Piroshki's A San Leandro food company is recalling about 410 pounds of beef products because their meat filling did not meet critical cooking standards.
Bay Area Mustang Advocate Slams Bill That Would Allow States, Tribes To Manage Wild HorsesA Berkeley-based wild horse advocate spoke out against a proposed bill that would put the management of wild horses and burros under state jurisdiction.
California Cattle Ranchers, Environmentalists Await Delayed Decision On 'Endangered' Listing For Gray WolfAdvocates for the gray wolf in California will have to wait 90 days before learning if the animal will be listed as endangered, a state board decided Wednesday. Ranchers and state wildlife officials oppose granting the species legal protections.
FDA May Ban North Bay Brewery From Turning Used Grain Into Cow FeedNew federal regulations to make sure feed is safe for animals may have an unintended consequence. A North Bay brewery that gives its used grain to feed cows could be banned from doing so.
Shuttered Petaluma Slaughterhouse Reopens Under New Management, Amid ProtestsA Sonoma County slaughterhouse accused of processing sick cows reopened it’s doors under new management Monday, but not without vocal protests.
California’s Drought Contributing To Higher Beef PricesThe record drought in California may have meat lovers changing their eating habits. Over the past year, the price of beef has gone up significantly.