Milk prices have collapsed in Germany. Farmers now earn only 20 cents per liter - not enough to cover costs. Cow manure used to produce biogas is now more valuable than milk.
Funny as it may sound, belching and flatulent cows are a serious contributor to the emissions that threaten our planet's climate. But the cows on one cattle farm in India are doing their part to pass less gas.
The EU is abolishing its system of quotas and minimum pricing for sugar from October 1, in a change seen as boom or bust moment for producers and a sweetener for consumers as prices are expected to fall.
As dairy farming in Europe becomes more industrialized, one British initiative is pushing for free-range milk. It's betting on demand for moo-juice from cows on meadows over milk from cows locked away on mega-farms.
Milk prices have collapsed in Germany. Farmers now earn only 20 cents per liter - not enough to cover costs.
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