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Matt Sutton-Vermeulen - Food Plate Tectonics: Thriving on the fault line


Food Plate Tectonics: Thriving on the fault line - Matt Sutton-Vermeulen, Unison Resource Company, representing Global Roundtable for Sustainable Beef (GRSB), from the 2011 Annual Conference of the National Institute for Animal Agriculture, April 11 - 14, San Antonio, TX USA.

DairyCast Update for April 22, 2011, What Are Consumers' Role in Production Practices?

Will the world population reach 9 billion by 2050?  If so, where?  And how will it impact your markets and the future of your industry?

Dr. Douglas Southgate, Jr. discussed demographic trends and the future demands for animal agriculture at the recent National Institute of Animal Agriculture Annual Conference in San Antonio.  His comments are featured this week at DairyCast.com with other presentations scheduled to come online in the next few days.

Here's the bad news... another report of animal mismanagement and ill-handling just out.  Bad actors must be identified and reformed by our industry, not by those wanting to shut us down. 

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.

Chris McDonald - Legal Challenges and Ramifications of Food Production Systems and Food Safety


Legal Challenges and Ramifications of Food Production Systems and Food Safety - Chris McDonald, Partner, Shook, Hardy & Bacon L.L.P., from the 2011 Annual Conference of the National Institute for Animal Agriculture, April 11 - 14, San Antonio, TX USA.

Dr. Peter Groot Koerkamp - The European Perspective on Initiatives to Increase Food Production Capabilities in Responsible Syste


The European Perspective on Initiatives to Increase Food Production Capabilities in Responsible Systems - Dr. Peter Groot Koerkamp, Professor in Biosystems Engineering/Agrotechnology & Interim Professor in Animal Production Systems, Wageningen University, from the 2011 Annual Conference of the National Institute for Animal Agriculture, April 11 - 14, San Antonio, TX USA.