News Clips

The Alliance works hard to ensure we provide your one-stop-shop for news related to all things animal agriculture. Every day, our staff combs through hundreds of news stories and highlights the most relevant in the following areas: Alliance in the News; Animal Activists; Animal Welfare; and Legislation. Our Resource Library is searchable by category, keyword, tags and date, and includes historical articles on animal welfare and the animal rights movement, some dating back over 30 years!

Press Releases

Established in 1987, the Animal Agriculture Alliance works to bridge the communication gap between farm and fork. View a chronological listing of press releases issued by the Alliance. For more information or press requests, please contact Hannah Thompson-Weeman. All press releases can be found in our resource library

Alliance Blog

Who needs a Registered Dietitian?

I have a confession: I’ve taken nutrition advice from a fitness expert. It did help me lose weight. It helped me realize the magic of planning ahead and meal prepping. I got some great recipes with some ingredients I probably would not have tried otherwise.

But they were sharing one approach that had worked for them, not necessarily working with me to find out what would work for me. The strict timing recommendations (eat every 4 hours and not a minute sooner) really didn’t fit my social life. I enjoyed eating lunch with my coworkers and that timing could be sporadic. I enjoy dining out occasionally, which can never be perfectly timed. They also shared some wildly inaccurate information about agriculture, which was very frustrating.

I’ve since connected with several awesome Registered Dietitians through my work at the Animal Ag Alliance and learned some valuable lessons. In celebration of National Nutrition Month and Registered Dietitian Day, I asked them who needs a dietitian and how can you connect with an RD

To read more, visit our blog!

Media Contact

Reporters looking for information on specific issues can contact the Alliance's Vice President of Communications Hannah Thompson-Weeman. We have a subject-matter expert list available upon request. 

See our Resource Library for comprehensive materials on a wide array of topics here.