A collection of news and information related to Livestock Farming published by this site and its partners.
Displaying items 1-12 of 147 » View all items1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11-13 Next >
NORTH LAS VEGAS, Nev. — With a satisfied grin, farmer Bob Combs watches the big truck slowly dump its greasy load, a Niagara Falls of yesterday's kitchen leftovers that sends off a sickening spray as it splashes into a metal bin. The greenish-...
Los Angeles TimesWearing round glasses, a buttoned vest and blue wingtip oxfords, Shaheen Sadeghi can't walk down Anaheim's Center Street Promenade without being greeted by every shop owner on this three-block stretch of newly opened restaurants and boutiques. He's the...
Most California apples are grown either well north of Los Angeles, in mountains, or near the coast, where cool winters and nights boost production and quality. Ojai, atrociously hot in summer, is better known for its citrus, but in some of its valleys...
Tags: Genes and Chromosomes, Otis Chandler, Apples, Farms
Campbell Soup Co., maker of canned soups and packaged cookies, is moving in a fresher and more healthful direction with its $1.55-billion purchase of Bakersfield, Calif.-based Bolthouse Farms. Now approaching its 100th anniversary, Bolthouse was among...
Daily DishFood FYI: Egg farmers seek new standards for treatment of chickens...
Dr. Walter Willett is the chair of nutrition at the Harvard School of Public Health. He's also a cow's best friend. Earlier this month, Willett and colleagues, who have studied the link between diet and health for decades, published a study that followed...
Tags: Vegan Diet, Heart Disease, Vegetarian Diet, Nutrition, Cancer
Last of four parts Reporting from Calexico, Calif., and Badiraguato, Mexico The towering iron gates opened onto a palm-lined driveway that led past the family church, a twisting water slide and two man-made lakes, one stocked with fish, the other with...
HANALEI, Hawaii — It's a warm Tuesday afternoon on Kauai and tourists are lining up — just a few at first, then a dozen or so. Finally more than 100 have gathered, waiting patiently. They're not here to swim with dolphins, snorkel in turquoise...
David W. Kenney, SeaWorld's first veterinarian, who played a key role in bringing the original Shamu to the San Diego amusement park as well as a gray whale believed to be the first raised by humans, died Feb. 14 in Montrose, Colo. He was 77. The cause...
Special to the Los Angeles Times— One of very few goat dairies in Southern California, and one of the newest and best cheese vendors at local certified farmers markets, is Drake Family Farms, which started selling an excellent fresh, mild chevre cheese a little over a year ago. It...
L.A. NOWAnimal rights activists are taking credit for setting fire to a fleet of cattle trucks at a Central Valley ranch that is the state’s largest processor of beef....
Charles T. Manatt, who founded one of the biggest and most influential law firms in Los Angeles and then became a political power as chairman of the state and national Democratic parties, died Friday night. He was 75. Manatt died at Kindred Hospital in...
Apr 18, 2013 |Story| Los Angeles Times
Nov 3, 2012 |Story| Los Angeles Times
Aug 10, 2012 |Story| Los Angeles Times
Jul 9, 2012 |Story| Los Angeles Times
May 29, 2012 | Los Angeles Times
Mar 24, 2012 |Story| Los Angeles Times
Jul 28, 2011 |Story| Los Angeles Times
Apr 22, 2012 |Story| Los Angeles Times
Mar 14, 2012 |Story| Los Angeles Times
Jan 13, 2012 |Story| Los Angeles Times
Jan 10, 2012 | Los Angeles Times
Jul 23, 2011 |Story| Los Angeles Times
Original site for Livestock Farming topic gallery.