The Evolution of Animal Agriculture

Explore how farm animal care connects to a healthy food supply and environment

It is important to provide a window into the world of animal agriculture, knowing 98% of the U.S. population has no direct connection to agriculture. You’re invited to explore the blogs, videos and information on this site, which highlight advances in animal care, dispel myths and outline some of the challenges and opportunities ahead. Send questions and comments to Dr. Leah Dorman at AskDrDorman@pahc.com

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Dr. Dorman’s Recent Posts

 

Antibiotic Stewardship: What it really means

We hear a lot about antibiotic resistance and calls for antibiotic stewardship these days, and rightly so. It’s a concern I share Read More

 

The Promise of Gene Editing for Animals & People

What if I told you we are on the cusp of innovation that could wipe-out diseases affecting millions of people and millions of animals? It’s not an overstatement to say it has the potential to change how we produce food. I’m just learning about it myself and I’m delighted to share what I’ve learned with you in my latest blog. Read More

 

Are You a Believer in Natural Remedies? A Growing Hit on Farms

Are you a believer in natural remedies to stay healthy? Well, you’re not alone and the company may be unexpected: nutritional products are gaining popularity to protect animal health. There are some great side benefits, too. I talk about more about it in my latest blog. Read More

People, Animals & Planet

Never before have experts in human health, animal health and environmental health understood, as well as we do today, the deep connections between all three. Learn about the “One Health” approach to see the world differently.

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