Author: Emily Koch

I’m Emily Koch, a junior at the University of Missouri majoring in agricultural education through the teacher certification program. My hometown is one not easily found on a map. In fact, hidden between the lines of big cities in the cozy town of Belle, Missouri, I found a passion for agriculture, one that I will forever be thankful for. I have a passion for educating consumers about agriculture. My favorite moments are spent back home teaching students about the benefits agriculture has on their own lives. I hope to one day turn those few moments into a daily routine inside my own classroom. I am excited to be writing for CAFNR Corner Post this semester, and look forward to learning more about the agriculture industry.

CP editorial: Images out of context push public opinion of agriculture

“Countless birds crammed into filthy, windowless sheds and forced to live for weeks in their own waste and toxic ammonia fumes ….” This appears in a statement from the group Mercy for Animals following an undercover investigation of a Tyson…