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China's giant cow farms leave neighbours up milk creek

A photo taken on May 3, 2016 shows a pipe carrying waste from a dairy farm (in the background - behind the brick wall) in Gannan county, Heilongjiang province, China.

Gannan, China

GIANT piles of black manure towering over cornfields, while rancid-smelling effluent from thousands of cows spills onto the land - this is the price of a glass of milk in China today.

Large-scale dairy farms have boomed in the Asian giant, as its near 1.4 billion...

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