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On the heels of two difficult years in the pork industry, NPPC President “A.V.” Roth says he is pleased that the stimulus package includes funding for much-needed relief to livestock farmers, pending vote approval.
The decision by the U.S. Department of State to suspend visa processing in Mexico because of COVID-19 threatens to worsen the labor shortage in the pork industry and across U.S. agriculture, NPPC says.
Serving as president of the National Pork Producers Council is no easy task, not even during a so-called “quiet year.” But no one would call this past year a quiet one, in fact, it was quite the opposite.
Each year, pork producers meet to discuss pork industry challenges and opportunities and adopt resolutions to help protect the U.S. pork industry during the NPPC’s annual meeting at the National Pork Industry Forum.
The pork industry gathered together at the National Pork Industry Forum to recognize former Texas Pork Producers Association executive vice president Ken Horton with the Paulson-Whitmore State Executive Award.