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California's industry and the state's drive to reduce its environmental impact have long been at tenuous odds the state is at once a paragon of. Effect of farming strategies on environmental impact of intensive dairy farms in italy - volume 80 issue 3 - matteo guerci, luciana bava,. A look into how the dairy industry impacts the planet.
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