Additional videos showcasing agriculture's commitment to animal well-being are available at the Animal Agriculture Alliance Youtube channel.
"Debating the Ag Gag Bill"
Issues with Jane Velez-Mitchell
March 2, 2012
Kay Johnson Smith, CEO and President of the Animal Agriculture Alliance appeared on the Jane Velez-Mitchell Show to discuss the bill that was pending in Iowa that would criminalize using fraudulent information to gain access to farms. Nathan Runkle, Mercy for Animals, and Bruce Friedrich of Farm Sanctuary (formerly with PETA) also appeared on the panel. Kay was the representative for the agriculture industry and later that night the Governor of Iowa signed the bill into legislation. Watch here. Also read the full show's transcript here.
February 8, 2012
Kay Johnson, President and CEO of the Alliance, talks with Mike Adams of AgriTalk to set the record straight about the myths of the Meatless Monday campaign. Listen here.
Educating Consumers for a Quarter Century
December 21, 2011
Chairman of the Alliance Dr. Chris Ashworth discusses the history of the Alliance, the threat of animal activists and the need for united support among the animal agriculture industries. Listen here.
Get the Facts About Food Day
Nebraska Farm Bureau
October 20, 2011
Every day is food day to American farmers and ranchers. Alliance Communication Director Sarah Hubbart talks explains the real motives behind CSPI's event "Food Day." She promotes celebrating food day every with Realfarmersrealfood.com â€“ an informative resource based campaign created by the Alliance and endorsed by Miss America 2011 Teresea Scanlan. Listen here.
Animal Activists The Food Industry - Targets Tactics
2011 Animal Ag Alliance Stakeholders Summit
May 5-6, 2011
Kay Johnson Smith gives an overview of the Alliance initiatives and programs at the 10th annual Stakeholders Summit. She also highlights the true history of the activist organizations and the individuals who run them. Watch here.
Critics of Animal Rights Movement Fight Back
At the Alliance's 2010 Stakeholders Summit, agricultural community leaders shared ways that farmers and ranchers can respond to the emotional political campaigns of animal rights activists. Watch here.