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Despite national goals, agricultural greenhouse gas emissions continue unchecked

At Amana Farms, in eastern Iowa, some 2,500 Angus cattle stand at a rail waiting for their breakfast. A truck drives slowly down the line, dumping a mix of hay, corn and distillers grains into the troughs. Manure drops through the slatted floor into a pit that is scraped every hour, shifting manure to an […]