JoAnn Alumbaugh, PORK editor
Recent Stories by JoAnn Alumbaugh, PORK editor
Feb 14, 2018 by JoAnn Alumbaugh, PORK editor
Two retired University of Iowa professors and about 55 activist groups have called for a moratorium on new and expanded pork operations in Iowa.
Feb 11, 2018 by JoAnn Alumbaugh, PORK editor
The National Pork Producers Council submitted comments recently as part of the U.S. International Trade Commission’s (USITC) investigation of U.S. trade with sub-Saharan Africa, according to a report from NPPC.
Feb 08, 2018 by JoAnn Alumbaugh, PORK editor
Jishu Shi, professor of vaccine immunology and director of the U.S.-China Center for Animal Health, has developed a method of producing a classical swine fever vaccine safely and inexpensively.
Feb 07, 2018 by JoAnn Alumbaugh, PORK editor
Iowa’s Secretary of Agriculture Bill Northey continues to do his job for the state of Iowa, while he waits for Congress to make a move on his nomination for undersecretary.
Feb 05, 2018 by JoAnn Alumbaugh, PORK editor
On Monday, a series of accidents were caused by the first major snowstorm of the winter. One of the accidents involved a fuel truck and a livestock trailer; the other involved more than 70 vehicles, with casualties.
Feb 02, 2018 by JoAnn Alumbaugh, PORK editor
Payments from the National Pork Board to the National Pork Producers Council for four trademarks, including “Pork. The Other White Meat” were ordered to cease by U.S. District Judge Amy Berman Jackson.