Seafood on the agenda for animal rights activists

Seafood on the agenda for animal rights activists Hannah Thompson-Weeman Vice President of Communications Animal Agriculture Alliance Animal rights and vegan activists have been aggressively targeting animal agriculture for years, launching coordinated campaigns against the beef, dairy, poultry, pork and egg industries. Unfortunately, it appears that seafood may be the next protein in the activist…

Vigilance in your hiring process

Are the employees working on your farm there to help care for your animals? Do their goals align with your business? Unfortunately, it’s a common strategy for some animal rights activist organizations to have individuals go “undercover” on farms to record videos that can be taken out of context, stage scenes of animal mistreatment or…

Leadership Changes at Animal Rights Organizations

Over the past several months, there have been leadership and structural changes at several animal rights activist organizations. The Animal Agriculture Alliance monitors these groups and helps protect the industry from activist attacks. It’s important for anyone in animal agriculture to stay informed so we can anticipate the activists’ future strategies and tactics to damage…

Animal Agriculture Alliance “extremely alarmed” by animal rights activist organization’s unlawful activity

Alliance calls for increased attention to farm security October 24, 2016 – The Animal Agriculture Alliance is extremely alarmed by the recent actions of Direct Action Everywhere, a radical animal rights group. Last week, Direct Action Everywhere released video footage that it claims was obtained during “stealth visits” to a California egg farm. Activists entered…