Sign up now open for the 2022 College Aggies Online scholarship competition, kicking off September 12

Sign up now open for the 2022 College Aggies Online scholarship competition, kicking off September 12  Collegiate clubs and students invited to build their resumes while competing for scholarships  June 9, 2022 – The Animal Agriculture Alliance recently announced that its annual College Aggies Online (CAO) scholarship program will return this fall, kicking off September 12.…

Nutrition Social Media

Thank you for getting social about animal agriculture! Share any of the following graphics to your social media pages!   Dairy foods contain high-quality protein and are often recommended as part of nutritional meal plans because they contribute essential nutrients AND great taste! Dairy also contains calcium, vitamin D and potassium, three of the four under-consumed…

Pig Social Media

Thank you for getting social about animal agriculture! Share any of the following graphics to your social media pages!   Thanks to continuous improvements in nutrition, animal handling and veterinary care, pig farmers are able to produce more pork with fewer resources!  https://bit.ly/3ADMr05   Conservation management practices are already in place on millions of acres used…

Beef Social Media

Thank you for getting social about animal agriculture! Share any of the following graphics to your social media pages!   Raising and producing beef has only become more sustainable over time! Continued sustainability efforts and improved resource use has allowed the beef community to do more with less. bit.ly/3ADMr05   Cattle farmers and ranchers are…

Egg Social Media

Thank you for getting social about animal agriculture! Share any of the following graphics to your social media pages!   While eggs do have cholesterol, more than 40 years of research shows that healthy adults can enjoy eggs without impacting their risk of heart disease!  https://bit.ly/3ADMr05   Animal health is a top priority for farmers.…

Antibiotic Social Media

Thank you for getting social about animal agriculture! Share any of the following graphics to your social media pages! Little crossover occurs between the types of antibiotics used in animal agriculture and the field of human medicine. bit.ly/39oANtJ   Just like in human medicine, medically important antibiotics are used in animal agriculture to treat, control,…

Environmental Stewardship Social Media

Thank you for getting social about animal agriculture! Share any of the following graphics to your social media pages!   Properly managed grazing can support biodiversity, provide wildlife habitat, enhance carbon sequestration, and contribute to nutrient cycling! https://bit.ly/3AA8wg2   Some farmers and ranchers choose to graze cattle on cover crops during the winter to improve…

2021 College Aggies Online Impact Report

The 13th annual College Aggies Online (CAO) program had 160 individuals and 19 collegiate clubs participating. These students represented 34 states and 56 universities. Over the course of the competition, students’ posts about agriculture generated more than 4 million impressions on social media. The clubs hosted 19 campus and community activities reaching about 5,200 people.…