2018 Pork Academy Presentations

Sow Lifetime Productivity by Dr. George Foxcroft, University of Alberta, Canada Listen to Audio   A “Fresh” Perspective: Driving Key Cutout Sales by Kiersten Hafer, Clemens Food Group Download PowerPoint  |  Watch Presentation   International Marketing Update by Dr. Craig Morris, National Pork Board and Dr. Dermot Hayes, Iowa State University Download PowerPoint  |  Watch Presentation   Antibiotic […]

NPB International Marketing Works to Close the Gap in Japan

By Rebecca Kirkpatrick, Checkoff International Marketing Intern Japan is the highest value export market for U.S. pork producers, providing an additional $13.40 per hog in 2017. The National Pork Board (NPB), through its strategic partner the U.S. Meat Export Federation (USMEF) have invested heavily in this lucrative market, and have enjoyed a superior relationship there […]

Pork Checkoff Announces Sponsored Activities at the 2018 World Pork Expo

Pork Checkoff Announces Sponsored Activities at the 2018 World Pork Expo

DES MOINES, IOWA - May 28 - The Pork Checkoff has an exciting lineup of Checkoff-sponsored events scheduled for World Pork Expo, June 6-8, 2018, at the Iowa State Fairgrounds in Des Moines. World Pork Expo attendees can stop by the Varied Industries Building (booth No. 122) or the Pork Checkoff Hospitality Tent to learn more about Checkoff programs and initiatives.

PORK Academy Seminars Provide Producers On-Farm Insights

Make plans to attend sessions at World Pork Expo June 6-7

Des Moines, Iowa - May 21- The Pork Checkoff's Producer Opportunity for Revenue and Knowledge (PORK) Academy sessions will return to World Pork Expo, with seminars held Wednesday, June 6, and Thursday, June 7, at the Iowa State Fairgrounds in Des Moines, Iowa. The annual sessions help educate pig farmers on the latest trends in pork production.