The best way to protect animal well-being? Allow farmers to make farm and animal-specific decisions on animal care, says NPPC's Michael Formica. Although the Meat Institute's lawsuit was dismissed, the fight's not over.
Proposition 12, the 2018 ballot initiative that bans the sale of meat and eggs derived from producers that don’t meet California standards, was upheld by a panel of judges in the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals.
New groups filed briefs in support of NPPC and American Farm Bureau Federation’s opening brief to the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit, asking the court to strike California’s Proposition 12 as invalid.
Animal agriculture was once again a major focus for animal rights activists at the 2020 Taking Action for Animals Conference. Hannah Thompson-Weeman reports on key thoughts shared at the virtual event.
Terrifying. Ugly. Stunning. A storm so unexpected and unusual that three Iowa pig farmers couldn’t find words to adequately describe the day derecho winds struck their pig farms and homes. Here's their stories.
“A movement like ours is the beginning of the end of animal agriculture,” said Miyoko Schinner of Miyokos Vegan Creamery at a conference this summer. Hannah Thompson-Weeman shares what animal ag is up against.
The Abby Maxwell that left for work on August 10 is not the same Abby Maxwell that she is today. She shares how the derecho winds devastated eight hog farms she manages near Keystone, Iowa, and changed her life forever.
Hurricanes often spawn storms of misinformation, including warnings about pig farms from activist groups intent on stoking fears. As Isaias approaches North Carolina, here's how pig farmers are preparing.
Many animal activists have taken the current circumstances and lack of public events as an opportunity to ramp up their online efforts, including ones targeting 4-H and FFA. Here's how to help mitigate their influence.