Speakers discuss sustainability, antibiotic use and animal welfare at 2019 Summit

Speakers discuss sustainability, antibiotic use and animal welfare at 2019 Summit Record attendance at 18th annual Animal Agriculture Alliance Stakeholders Summit May 8, 2019 – The Animal Agriculture Alliance’s 2019 Stakeholders Summit kicked off today with record attendance, bringing 335 food and agriculture stakeholders to Kansas City, Missouri. The event, themed “A Seat At The Table,” started…

Industry leaders will tackle questions about sustainability in beef industry supply chain at Summit

Industry leaders will tackle questions about sustainability in beef industry supply chain at Summit Livestock Marketing Association, Blythe Angus and Tyson Foods to take their seat at the table March 5, 2019 – The Animal Agriculture Alliance’s 2019 Stakeholders Summit themed, A Seat At The Table, will be held May 8-9 at the InterContinental at the Plaza…

Drastic EAT-Lancet Recommendations Miss the Mark

Drastic EAT-Lancet Recommendations Miss the Mark Report ignores key facts and risks harming health and climate  (Washington, D.C.) The Animal Agriculture Alliance issued the following statement by Kay Johnson Smith, President and CEO, in response to the EAT-Lancet Commission Report on Food, Planet, Health published in the Lancet. “U.S. farmers and ranchers lead the world…

Animal Agriculture Alliance debuts Sustainability Impact Report

Animal Agriculture Alliance debuts Sustainability Impact Report Report highlights animal agriculture’s commitment to continuous improvement January 14, 2019 – Today, the Animal Agriculture Alliance released its “Sustainability Impact Report” focusing on animal agriculture in the United States. The report highlights how the animal agriculture industry shares the same values as today’s consumer with its never-ending…

“Eating Animals”: Myths and Facts

A new documentary, Eating Animals, claims to address the question of where our meat, milk, poultry and eggs come from. Unfortunately, the film attempts to answer that question without including perspectives from modern farmers and ranchers or the organizations that represent them. The Animal Agriculture Alliance and the U.S. Farmers & Ranchers Alliance, along with the…

Environmental Stewardship Social Media

Thank you for getting social about animal agriculture! Share any of the following graphics to your social media pages! Facebook/Instagram: How do sheep help the environment? Across America, people have rediscovered sheep for an age-old skill: grazing vegetation to create healthier landscapes. Sheep are able to eat noxious weeds, promote healthy forests, fight weeds and…

Purdue’s Jayson Lusk to speak on the “Future of Consumer Choice” at 2018 Summit

Purdue’s Jayson Lusk to speak on the “Future of Consumer Choice” at 2018 Summit Early registration rates for Animal Agriculture Alliance Stakeholders Summit end April 1 March 28, 2018 – Jayson Lusk, PhD, will share his research findings on consumer beliefs, knowledge, and willingness-to-pay for specific attributes, such as cage-free eggs and slow-growth broilers at…

Air quality expert Dr. Frank Mitloehner to debunk environmental myths at 2018 Stakeholders Summit

Air quality expert Dr. Frank Mitloehner to debunk environmental myths at 2018 Stakeholders Summit Early registration rates for Animal Agriculture Alliance Summit end April 1 March 14, 2018 – Frank Mitloehner, PhD, will debunk myths about animal agriculture’s environmental impact at the Animal Agriculture Alliance’s 2018 Stakeholders Summit, set for May 3-4, at the Renaissance…

Animal Agriculture Alliance highlights industry’s commitment to continuous improvement

Animal Agriculture Alliance highlights industry’s commitment to continuous improvement Advances in Animal Ag report released today October 5, 2017 – Today, the Animal Agriculture Alliance released its 2017 Advances in Animal Ag report highlighting the industry’s commitment to continuous improvement in animal care, responsible antibiotic use, environmental sustainability and food safety. The report explains efforts every sector of…