As we celebrate National Pork Month, follow along with Tim Schwartz, a Minnesota pork producer, as he takes two “foodies,” Jeromy and Kat, to learn more about cooking pork, meat preparation and farm production.
NPPC is raising awareness for its position on alternative protein labeling. Jim Monroe, NPPC assistant vice president of communications, says the industry welcomes competition as long as it’s on a level playing field.
What’s more Midwest than pulled pork, corn and barbecue sauce? Casey’s General Store is launching a pork lover’s dream – a pizza with pulled pork, bacon, fire-roasted corn and Sweet Baby Ray’s Barbecue Sauce.
Protein is changing consumer eating habits and promises big opportunity for pork producers. But new insights from the National Pork Board and the Pork Checkoff show pork only holds a small portion of menu offerings.