Summit Showcased Ag's Need to Build Relationships and How Words Have Consequences: May 6, 2013- “The era of ‘don’t ask, don’t tell’ in agriculture is over,’” remarked Dallas Hockman, to attendees at the Animal Agriculture Alliance’s 12th annual Stakeholders Summit. Hockman, Vice President of Industry Relations for the National Pork Producers Council adamantly told Summit attendees that we [the industry] can no longer afford to stay quiet; we must communicate. More.
Summit to Provide Expert Insight on Hallmark/Westland and "Ag Gag" Legislation: April 8, 2013 – Early registration for the Animal Agriculture Alliance’s 12th annual Stakeholders Summit ends in one week, April 15, 2013. Don't wait to register to be among the leaders from the food and farm sectors who will meet May 1-2 in Arlington, Virginia,and discuss ways to protect and grow the animal agriculture industry in the future. The event will include a highly-anticipated panel discussion on the Hallmark/Westland Meat Packing Companyundercover video and subsequent recall.More.
Demystifying the Blogosphere: Summit to Offer Tips on Engaging Online Moms: March 22, 2013- Don't wait to register to attend a one-of-a-kind conference that is attended by a diverse group of decision makers, including representatives from farms, ranches, food processors, restaurants, grocery stores, legislators, universities and government agencies and hosts many experts in the industry. The early registration deadline for the Animal Agriculture Alliance’s Twelfth Annual Stakeholders Summit is April 15. More.
Alliance awards 4th annual College Aggies Scholarships: April 1, 2013- The Animal Agriculture Alliance is excited to announce the results of its fourth annual College Aggies Online (CAO) scholarship competition. The nationwide program was developed to help college students utilize social media to share agriculture's story. North Dakota State University won first place, closely followed by Purdue University. More.