Government Regulations Top Of Farmers Minds

Chuck Zimmerman Ag Group, Animal Agriculture, Audio, Government

Kansas Senator Pat Roberts, ranking member, Senate Agriculture Committee, addressed the Animal Agriculture Alliance Stakeholders Summit. He spoke to a number of issues that included the farm bill and burdensome and troubling government regulations. Sen. Roberts is seen here receiving some cowboy cookie mix from our moderator, Jason Shoultz, America’s Heartland. I’ll add some audio from his remarks later since …

Ag Group, Animal Agriculture, Audio, Government

Speaking Up For Animal Agriculture

Chuck Zimmerman Ag Group, Animal Agriculture, Audio, Beef, NCBA

The past Chair of the Animal Agriculture Alliance is Dr. Elizabeth Parker, Chief Veterinarian, National Cattlemen’s Beef Association. Dr. Parker welcomed us all to the Stakeholders Summit of the Animal Agriculture Alliance and I caught up with her on our morning break. Dr. Parker says that when she took over as Chair for the Animal Agriculture Alliance her goal was …

Ag Group, Animal Agriculture, Audio, Beef, NCBA

Animal Agriculture Alliance Stakeholders Summit

Chuck Zimmerman Ag Group, Animal Agriculture, Audio

The tenth Stakeholders Summit of the Animal Agriculture Alliance is underway in Arlington, VA. The Executive Vice President is Kay Johnson Smith who welcomed us just a little while ago. I spoke with Kay before we got started to learn more about what the Alliance does and get a preview of the program here. She says the AAA is a …

Ag Group, Animal Agriculture, Audio

United We Eat

Chuck Zimmerman Ag Group, Animal Activists, Animal Agriculture, Animal Health

I’m getting ready for the Animal Agriculture Alliance Stakeholders Summit. It’s time to head back out on the agriblogging highway. The Animal Agriculture Alliance will host its tenth annual Stakeholders Summit May 5-6, 2011 in Arlington, Virginia. The Summit will bring together food and farm industry leaders to reflect on the challenges of the past decade and new opportunities to …

Ag Group, Animal Activists, Animal Agriculture, Animal Health