Peninsula Lawmakers Consider Permits To Allow Cattle Ranchers To Shoot Mountain LionsSouthbay ranchers say some mountain lions are repeatedly attacking their cattle. Local lawmakers are considering issuing them permits to shoot the problem cats.
Sonoma County Looking For Hazardous Materials In Kincade Fire Burn ZoneNow that the Kincade Fire is out, Sonoma County is inspecting many of the damaged areas, looking for hazardous materials. One of the first to be inspected is the Oak Ridge Angus Ranch, just below the geysers, not far from where the fire started.
UC Davis Researchers Feed Cows Seaweed to Reduce Methane OutputUniversity of California researchers are studying whether feeding seaweed to dairy cows will reduce their emissions of methane, a potent greenhouse gas released by livestock.
Suspect Arrested In Connection With Dead Cattle Found In Park Near Morgan HillInvestigators in Santa Clara County on Monday arrested a man in connection with nearly a dozen cattle found dead near Henry Coe State Park outside of Morgan Hill back in June.
Number Of Dead Cattle Grows In Bizarre South Bay InvestigationInvestigators in Santa Clara County have now found nearly a dozen cattle dead near Henry Coe State Park outside of Morgan Hill.
Authorities Investigate Cattle Found Dead In Santa Clara CountyThe Sheriff in Santa Clara County is investigating why nine cattle were found dead and buried near a South Bay park.
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.