Lessons learned from the farm to the dinner plate

by Lacey Schardt, NPPA Mentor Pigs at Watering Area

Growing up on a diversified farm has created many opportunities for life lessons to be learned.  Recently, as I was power-washing (cleaning the barns), I realized all the lessons that I have learned, but before …

How would you celebrate 50 years of pork-style?

Have you heard the news? The Nebraska Pork Producers Association will be 50 years young in 2011 and it’s going to be a year-long celebration of service to Nebraska’s pork producers, pork industry, allied members and consumers! To honor this …

2010 scholarships for college-aged Nebraska students now available

Academic researchThe Nebraska Pork Producers Association is pleased to sponsor four $500 scholarships to recognize outstanding college-aged students involved in the pork and agriculture industry. Scholarships will be awarded to students who intend to pursue a career in the pork or …

NPPA: Preparing tomorrow’s leaders today through the Pork Mentor Program

2010 Pork Mentors
The 2010 Pork Mentors.
Choosing a career path can be difficult. In a world full of occupational options, it is helpful  to receive a little guidance along the way. For that reason, the Nebraska Pork Producers Association is extending a …

NPPA celebrates National Pork Month

Southwest Spiced Roast Pork Tenderloin
The Southwest Spiced Roast Pork Tenderloin is ranked one of the highest healthy recipes and it only takes 30 minutes to cook.

The Nebraska Pork Producers Association is joining swine producers from across the nation during October to celebrate National …

NPPA to be at Welcome Back Club Fair

Welcome Back EventThe Nebraska Pork Producers Association will be at the East Campus Welcome Back Club Fair Thursday, Aug. 26. The event will be held on the north side of the East Campus Union from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m.

New and …

New pork scholarships for college students now available

By Pork news staffAcademic research

All college juniors and seniors who plan to pursue a career in pork production management or a related field, or who will be seeking to attend graduate school and major in a discipline with an emphasis …