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World Pork Expo

June 6 - June 8

|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every year that begins at 12:00am on day first of June, repeating indefinitely

Visit worldpork.org/events for a full schedule of activities.

Pork Checkoff Hospitality Tent

  • North side of the Varied Industries Building
  • Breakfast, snacks and lunch served daily, while supplies last (no Friday lunch)
  • Live morning radio program including markets, weather and interviews with industry leaders
  • Weather and Market outlook reports by Elwynn Taylor and Steve Meyer Wednesday & Thursday at 12:30 p.m.

Pork Checkoff Tradeshow Booth

  • Booth #V122
  • 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
  • Learn about the Secure Pork Supply program and what it means for your farm

Pork Academy

  • Varied Industries Building, Room C
  • Wednesday, June 6
    9:15 – 10:00 a.m. – Sow Lifetime Productivity
    10:15 – 11:00 a.m. – Opportunities for Genetic Improvement
    11:15 – Noon – Secure Pork Supply
    Noon – Lunch provided in Pork Checkoff hospitality tent
    1:30 – 2:15 p.m. – Improving Sow Survivability
    2:30 – 3:30 p.m. – Euthanasia Research & Resources
  • Thursday, June 7
    9:15 – 10:00 a.m. – Antibiotic Use & Resistance
    10:15 – 11:00 a.m. – Environmental Permitting & Water Quality Issues
    11:15 – Noon – A “Fresh” Perspective: Driving Key Cutout Sales
    Noon – Lunch provided in Pork Checkoff hospitality tent
    1:30 – 2:15 p.m. – A Digital Revolution: Pork’s People Driven Marketing Strategy
    2:30 – 3:30 p.m. – International Marketing

World Pork Expo Junior National Activities

Details

Start:
June 6
End:
June 8
Event Tags:
Website:
https://www.worldpork.org/

Organizer

Ernie Barnes
Phone:
515-223-2751
Email:
ebarnes@pork.org

Venue

Iowa State Fairgrounds
Des Moines, IA United States + Google Map