Animal Ag Bites

Jamie Johansen


  • The Animal Agriculture Alliance promoted Allyson Jones-Brimmer to director of membership and Casey Whitaker to communications manager. In her new role, Jones-Brimmer will focus on raising awareness and recognition of the Alliance brand with external stakeholders as well as growing Alliance membership and sponsorship. As communications manager, Whitaker will take a more active role in issues management and media relations and will be responsible for producing content such as press releases and letters.
  • Schiffer Publishing, Ltd. has released “Down by the Feed Mill: The Past and Present of America’s Feed Mills and Grain Elevators” by David Hanks. The books features stunning images of mills—ranging from present-day bustling businesses to abandoned old structures—within the communities they anchor.
  • The American Gelbvieh Association (AGA) has hired Drew Carlson, Atwood, Colorado, as association intern. Carlson will be assisting in all aspects of the AGA operations including facilitating member programs and services, bull customer assistance, and marketing.
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