Every time a celebrity or brand comes out with an announcement we don’t agree with, it can send us running for our keyboards to type out a rant. Is this helping build bridges or making the walls even taller?
Joseph F. Connor, D.V.M., M.S., Carthage, is the recipient of the 2020 Distinguished Service Award from the Illinois Pork Producers Association. Dr. Connor is founder of Carthage Veterinary Service, LTD in Carthage, IL.
Animal rights activism ranked as the number one challenge for the future of the pork industry, according to a 2019 Farm Journal survey. Here are four ways you can protect your farm from animal activists.
Although it can be scary to open up an intimate part of your life and livelihood, it is important. Whether you use YouTube videos or farm visits or talk to a shopper, being open about your operation can open minds.
Every day, animal rights extremists find new ways to take meat, poultry, milk and eggs down. Hannah Thompson-Weeman shares the latest strategies and tactics these groups are using so you can avoid being targeted.