Bell Ringers

Bell Ringer: Cattle Production and Land Use

Cattle Production and Land Use

Kaitlynn Glover, executive director of the National Cattlemen's Beef Association, discussed the environmental impacts and land use issues relating to cattle production in the United States.

Description

Kaitlynn Glover, executive director of the National Cattlemen's Beef Association, discussed the environmental impacts and land use issues relating to cattle production in the United States.

Bell Ringer Assignment

  • According to Kaitlynn Glover’s response, on what types of land does cattle production take place?
  • What does she say are the environmental impacts of cattle production?

Additional Resources

Participants

    Vocabulary

    • Cattle Production
    • Cultivate
    • Forage
    • Hoof Compaction
    • Livestock
    • Marginal
    • Opportunity Cost
    • Pasture
    • Rangeland

    Topics

    Environmental Policy & Land UseGeography

    Grades

    High SchoolUniversity