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Free-range dairy: not very green

November 3, 2010

This article explains some of the many ways in which dairy farms negatively impact the environment, including soil compaction and erosion, predator elimination, and waste that pollutes the water and can kill aquatic life. Keep in mind that cows are non-native, invasive species in most countries that have a dairy industry.

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