U.S. Pork Producers Provide Assistance to Japanese Residents

National Pork Board

U.S. pork producers are partnering with the U.S. Meat Export Federation (USMEF) to provide pork for victims of the massive earthquake and tsunami that struck northeastern sections of Japan on March 11. Estimates are that more than …

Pork Mentor Learns the ‘Ins and Outs’ of Farmland Foods

By Jessica Barncastle, 2010 Pork Mentor

The 2010 Pork Mentoring Class took a tour of the Farmland Foods plant in Crete, Nebraska and I became extremely interested in the inner workings of the hog processing plant. Once the tour was …

Road Hogs: Paving the way to cleaner energy – with manure

By Kristen Hinman for the Atlantic Magazine, November Issue

…. Innoventor, a design-build firm based in St. Louis, Missouri, who, with the help of almost $1 million from the Environmental Protection Agency, have created a contraption that …

NPPA celebrates National Pork Month

The Nebraska Pork Producers Association is joining swine producers from across the nation during October to celebrate National Pork Month. October was selected as the pork month because this is the time of the year when the most hogs are …

Shadowing Experience with Steve Landon and Others

By Kayce Kobs, Nebraska Pork Producers Association Mentor

One might find the title of this paper a bit interesting for lack of a better word. Truthfully, to include all of those involved in my shadow would mean taking up quite …