UN official slams intensive cattle rearing

The head of UN Environment’s Brussels office, Ulf Bjornholm-Ottosson, has hit out at intensive cattle rearing for its impact on the climate through methane gas emissions.

Speaking at a February 2 public session of the EuropeanFood SCP (sustainable consumption and production) Roundtable annual plenarymeeting in Brussels, Bjornholm-Ottosson listed various impacts that farming hadon the environment from nitrogen pollution

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