Animal Agriculture Alliance celebrates 30th anniversary

Animal Agriculture Alliance celebrates 30th anniversary February 1, 2017 – The Animal Agriculture Alliance, an industry-united nonprofit organization working to bridge the communication gap between farm and fork, is proud to be celebrating its 30th anniversary in 2017. The Alliance released a short video highlighting its accomplishments: http://bit.ly/2ksiETQ. The Alliance was launched in 1987 to serve as a…

Animal Agriculture Alliance congratulates Perdue on new ag secretary role

Animal Agriculture Alliance congratulates Perdue on new ag secretary role January 19, 2017 – Today, the Animal Agriculture Alliance responded to President-elect Donald J. Trump’s announcement of former Georgia Governor George “Sonny” Perdue as the next U.S. Department of Agriculture Secretary by offering its congratulations and support. “The Alliance is excited to see someone with…

Alliance Names New Communications Director

Alliance Names New Communications Director December 22, 2014 – Today, Animal Agriculture Alliance President and CEO Kay Johnson Smith announced the appointment of Hannah Thompson as the Alliance’s new Director of Communications. Prior to joining the Alliance, Thompson held a position in marketing with Farm Credit Mid-America in Louisville, Kentucky. Previously, she worked as a…

Animal Agriculture Alliance Announces 2016 Stakeholders Summit

Animal Agriculture Alliance Announces 2016 Stakeholders Summit Event will be themed “Securing Animal Agriculture’s Future: Action, Please!” December 14, 2015 –After taking its annual Stakeholders Summit on the road last year, the Animal Agriculture Alliance announced today that the event will return to the Washington, DC area for 2016. The 2016 Stakeholders Summit, themed “Securing…

Deceptive Videos Unfairly Attack Farmers

Deceptive Videos Unfairly Attack Farmers Farmers and ranchers dedicate their lives to the health and well-being of their animals in order to ensure that the food they produce for the public- and their own families- is wholesome and safe. Animal care is a top priority of our nation’s food producers.   To demonstrate that commitment,…