Bell will work with the board of directors to execute OPC’s strategic goals, coordinate state checkoff programs and continue involvement in H2Ohio, in addition to the Ohio Agricultural Conservation Initiative.
There’s no question state pork expos and trade shows are a highlight in the industry. With the cancellation of World Pork Expo in 2019, a lot of excitement surrounds upcoming events such as the Iowa Pork Congress.
Questions remain. Although the knowledge and discovery surrounding PRRS have exploded in the past three decades since the mystery disease first struck U.S. pig farms, the industry is still fine-tuning protocols.