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PoultryCast 0267, Why Is The Poultry Industry Reluctant To Tell The Story?

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  • A presenter at the recent Multi State Poultry Feeding and Nutrition Conference asked why the poultry industry isn't sharing the big wins, increased productivity, greater efficiency, more environmentally friendly.  Regional Marketing Manager for DSM-North America, Marc de Beer discusses his comments.

Marcine Moldenhauer - Importance of Traceability in Protecting USA Export Trade


Importance of Traceability in Protecting USA Export Trade - Marcine Moldenhauer, Meat Link, LLC, from the 2011 Annual Conference of the National Institute for Animal Agriculture, April 11 - 14, San Antonio, TX USA.

PoultryCast 0265, Online Tool Evaluates Emissions And Air Quality On Your Operation

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  • Discussing an online tool intended to help you evaluate your livestock system for potential air quality improvement.  No data is collected nor is the operation identified.  This is just for you to know and consider.  Iowa State Extension Agronomist Angela Reick-Hinz joins us to overview the program called NAQSAT - National Air Quality Site Assessment Tool.

PoultryCast 0264, How Consumers Think About Poultry And Livestock Producers

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Jim Sumner - Internationally Speaking, Lessons Learned From Europe


Internationally Speaking, Lessons Learned From Europe - Jim Sumner, President, USA Poultry & Egg Export Council, from the 2011 Animal Ag Alliance Stakeholders Summit, May 5-6, Arlington, VA, USA.

Ted McKinney - Making Safe, Abundant Food Supply a Global Reality


Making Safe, Abundant Food Supply a Global Reality - Ted McKinney, Senior Director of Global Affairs, Elanco Animal Health, from the 2011 Animal Ag Alliance Stakeholders Summit, May 5-6, Arlington, VA, USA.

Animal Agriculture Alliance Kicks Off Summit

The Animal Agriculture Alliance started their Stakeholders Summit today (May 5). Some quotes from the event (via Twitter)


  • The Honorable Pat Roberts, Kansas, Ranking Member, Senate Agriculture Committee, "says at #AAA11 farmers and ranchers ' have to tell our story' or others will tell it for us" via @BeltwayBeef
  • Jason Shoultz, Summit Moderator, Producer/Reporter, America’s Heartland, "When I look at farmers across the country, I see the passion they have for what they do. That passion is what we need." via @animalag

  • PoultryCast 0263, Japanese Ag Industry Reels From Tsunami Impact

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    • U.S. Meat Export Federation President Phil Seng just returned from an extended stay in Japan and discusses the areas impacted by the recent natural disasters and the resulting impact on Japan's consumers and imports of U.S. agricultural products. 

    Dr. Douglas Southgate, Jr. - Food Security and the Implications of World Food Economy and the Role of Animal Agriculture


    Food Security and the Implications of World Food Economy and the Role of Animal Agriculture - Dr. Douglas Southgate, Jr. Professor of Agricultural, Environmental, and Developmental Economics, The Ohio State University, from the 2011 Annual Conference of the National Institute for Animal Agriculture, April 11 - 14, San Antonio, TX USA.

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