Nebraska pig farmers are donating pigs to Nebraska food banks, through Pork Cares. Loeffel Meat Laboratory at University of Nebraska-Lincoln, East Campus has opened up to process and package 12 donated pigs a week to help meet the growing demand for food banks and food pantries. Nebraska food banks are getting the pork into the hands of those in need.

Donors can contribute here to help cover the costs of the transportation and processing to the food banks.

Find information about the latest Nebraska Pork Producers Association Events.

Click here for information on Nebraska specific information on emergency depopulation of livestock during COVID-19 from Nebraska Extension.

July 13, 2020

NPPA Supports Annual “Project Connect Lincoln”

The NPPA provided 500 pulled pork sandwiches catered by Skeeter Barnes for the 11th annual Project Connect Lincoln on Friday, September 20 at Pinnacle Bank Arena. The goal of the annual event is to provide a one-day, “one-stop-shop” for the many people who experience homelessness in Lincoln on any given day. Individuals and families attending […]

Read More