Pork industry leaders engaged in an interactive, scenario-based workshop at the Pig Welfare Symposium to better understand the reasons, options and ramifications of managing stop movements in the pork industry.
At the recent USMEF Strategic Planning Conference, Joel Haggard, USMEF senior vice president for the Asia Pacific, reported on the situation in Hong Kong, where large street protests have been taking place for months.
Bryan Humphreys has been named the vice president of producer, state and industry relations, and Jacque Matsen has been named vice president of strategic communications. Both will assume their new roles Dec. 16.
Whether it’s for No Shave November, to help keep warm on cold winter days, or simply because they enjoy being a beardsman, entries are coming in for Farm Journal’s PORK’s Best Beards in the Pork Industry contest.
In an exclusive with Pro Farmer's Jim Wiesemeyer and Farm Journal's John Herath, Democratic House Ag Committee Chairman Colin Peterson said House Speaker Nancy Pelosi wants to get the USMCA vote on the fast track.