June 7-9, 2017 | Iowa State Fairgrounds | Des Moines, Iowa

Pork Checkoff Hospitality Tent

  • North side of the Varied Industries Building
  • Breakfast and snacks served daily, while supplies last
  • Live morning radio program including markets, weather and interviews with industry leaders
  • Business luncheons Wednesday and Thursday featuring speakers Elwynn Taylor and Steve Meyer providing economic and weather updates
  • Variety meat sampling of flavors from around the world on Wednesday at 3:30 p.m.

Pork Checkoff Tradeshow Booth

  • Varied Industries Building, Booth #122
  • Learn about new Checkoff resources
  • Have your questions about certifications or other Checkoff programs answered
  • Learn how you can better incorporate We Care into your farm
  • Get the latest information on compliance with the new Antibiotics rules

Pork Academy

  • Varied Industries Building, Room C
  • Wednesday and Thursday 9:15 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
  • Full schedule

World Pork Expo Junior National Activities

  • Adult PQA Plus certification — Monday, June 5, 2 – 3:30 p.m., Cattle Barn
  • Youth for Quality of Animals (YQCA) — Monday, June 5, 4 – 5:30 p.m., Cattle Barn Sales Arena
  • Pork Checkoff will provide dinner to exhibitors Tuesday in the Cattle Barn
  • Pork Checkoff will provide lunch to exhibitors Thursday and Friday in the Cattle Barn
  • National Junior Swine Association
  • Team Purebred


For more information about Pork Checkoff-sponsored events and activities at World Pork Expo, call the Pork Checkoff Service Center at (800) 456-7675. For information about other World Pork Expo activities, visit www.worldpork.org.