Pork Mentor: Hands-on learning ‘fulfills educational objectives’

By Lacey Schardt, 2010 Pork Mentor

On Thursday, February 3, I shadowed Kyla and Mallory on an Animal Agriculture Promotion school visit.  This program is fairly new, and it is in response to the recent attacks on and misconceptions about …

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 …