Separation of church and farmer. When a family decided to build a dairy in rural Indiana, a church camp facility a half mile downwind took them to court, citing: The dairy impinged on freedom of worship.
With $600,000 from Michigan State University and the backing of the animal agriculture industry, the Michigan Alliance for Animal Agriculture was born in 2015. Since then, funding has diversified and grown considerably.
People involved in responding, or preparing teams to respond, to accidents involving animals will receive critical information on the proper protocols, training and equipment needed to manage these events.