US Pork Export seminar at World Pork Expo

Becca Hendricks, Pork Checkoff assistant vice president of international marketing, reviews the US pork export situation. Hendricks will participate in a seminar about this topic during World Pork Expo and has a preview in this podcast

2013 Spring Call

NATIONAL PORK BOARD Spring Call – 2013 The National Pork Board is soliciting research proposals dealing with: ANIMAL SCIENCE – Swine Nutrition ANIMAL WELFARE – Animal Welfare (Priorities will be available April 15th) HUMAN NUTRITION – Human Nutrition PORK SAFETY – Pre-Harvest SWINE HEALTH – PRRS SWINE HEALTH – Foreign Animal Disease Please read carefully […]

2013 Spring Call Animal Welfare Priorities

ANIMAL WELFARE The Pork Checkoff Animal Welfare Committee is requesting proposals on the specific research areas of interest listed below. All proposals submitted must address at least one of the specific research subtopics of interest described below.

PEDv confirmed in the US

USDA has confirmed that porcine epidemic diarrhea virus has been identified in the United States. Dr. Paul Sundberg, who is with the Pork Checkoff, offers background on this disease

Volume 26: Tender, Juicy, Flavorful Pork

Does menu organization matter? Can words increase pork’s appetite appeal? The National Pork Board delves into how operators can craft patron-pleasing menus and be more profitable with pork.