Posts Tagged ‘Cow farts’

Cow farts collected in plastic tank for global warming study

April 8, 2010

Latest high tech environmental weather balloon….Methane, which is also released from landfills, coal mines and leaking gas pipes, is 23 times more effective at trapping heat in the atmosphere than carbon dioxide. Scientists are now carrying out trials of new diets designed to improve cows’s digestion and hopefully reduce global warming. Silvia Valtorta, of the National Council of Scientific and Technical Investigations, said that by feeding cows clover and alfalfa instead of grain “you can reduce methane emissions by 25 percent”. Beer, Fire,  Farts, and Cookouts…. Spring Break Down on the Farm….