Tag: Dairy

What Bacterial Cultures Reveal About Ours

Virginia Gewin , February 6th, 2020

Herder Dalaimyagmar and her husband, Byambaa, demonstrate how to press whey from curds in creating aaruul, a staple dairy product in Mongolia. Heirloom Microbes Project. In the remote…


A Plantation inside the Cow: Capitalist Indigestions and the Rumen Microbial Universe

colinhoag , March 5th, 2019

Editorial Note: This post is part of our series highlighting the work of the Anthropology and Environment Society’s 2018 Roy A. Rappaport Prize Finalists. We asked them to outline the…