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Recent Stories by National Pork Board
Nov 13, 2018 by National Pork Board
A foresight-based marketing study called Pork 2040 will investigate changing consumer attitudes and trends in developed and emerging U.S. pork export markets.
Nov 12, 2018 by National Pork Board
Today’s pork producers’ continuous improvement efforts felt on global scale
Nov 08, 2018 by National Pork Board
Commodity leaders join forces on sustainability research
Nov 07, 2018 by National Pork Board
According to an international expert on African swine fever (ASF), it might pay to start paying more attention to people rather than pigs if we truly want to halt the global spread of the costly disease.
Nov 06, 2018 by National Pork Board
Despite many advancements in the industry’s focus on disease risk mitigation, 28 states still allow some type of garbage feeding to swine, increasing the risk of foreign animal disease (FAD) transmission.
Nov 01, 2018 by National Pork Board
In celebration of global One Health Day on Nov. 3, America’s pig farmers will reaffirm their commitment to use antimicrobials responsibly as they do their part to reduce antibiotic resistance.
Oct 15, 2018 by National Pork Board
Up to three award recipients will be selected, with winners invited to speak at National Pork Board events, including the March 2019 National Pork Industry Forum in Orlando.
Oct 12, 2018 by National Pork Board
The Pork Checkoff’s board of directors is accepting applications through Nov. 1 to fill five three-year terms. State pork producer associations, farm organizations or anyone who pays into the Pork Checkoff may apply.
Oct 11, 2018 by National Pork Board
A recent trade mission to Asia by the National Pork Board International Marketing Committee built lasting relationships with international customers and elevated U.S. pork as the global protein of choice.
Oct 09, 2018 by National Pork Board
The increasing number of disease outbreaks are spurring the U.S. pork industry’s focus and collaboration on finding new ways to help protect the domestic herd from costly foreign animal diseases (FADs).
Sep 05, 2018 by National Pork Board
The National Pork Board and the National Pork Producers Council, along with other pork industry groups, urge pig farmers to ask questions of feed suppliers to help keep African Swine Fever out of the U.S.
Aug 15, 2018 by National Pork Board
The National Pork Board announces the four finalists vying for 2018 America’s Pig Farmer of the Year. The program honors a U.S. pig farmer who excels at raising pigs following the We Care ethical principles.
Jul 13, 2018 by National Pork Board
A study funded by the National Pork Board provides perspectives on the re-infection rate and performance impact of PEDV.
Jul 12, 2018 by National Pork Board
A research project performed by T.G. Nagaraja and funded by the National Pork Board will show how probiotics can aid gut health and growth, but some may cause resistance.