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Former Michigan Pork Executive Honored

Mar 07, 2019 by NPPC
The National Pork Producers Council joined the National Pork Board in presenting former Michigan Pork Producers Association Executive Vice President Sam Hines with the Paulson-Whitmore State Executive Award.

2018 Beef Exports Record-Large; Up 7% from 2017

Mar 07, 2019 by USMEF
Last year U.S. beef exports shattered the previous value record and achieved a new high for volume, according to year-end 2018 statistics released by USDA and compiled by the U.S. Meat Export Federation (USMEF).

For the Love of Lard

Mar 06, 2019 by Sara Brown
If bacon is the candy of meat, lard is the butter. At least it used to be. But the old cooking staple is making a comeback, after a century of questions about saturated fat.

It’s Time to Prioritize Protein

Mar 06, 2019 by Jennifer Shike
Everyone knows protein is a key nutrient to a healthy, active lifestyle. Walk into any grocery store and you’ll see shelves of high-protein products. But despite its popularity, older Americans aren’t getting enough.