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Oct 17, 2019

National Pork Board Seeks Applicants for Board of Directors

Apply by Nov. 1 to serve on the National Pork Checkoff Board of Directors.
Swill Feeding
Sep 18, 2019

Oklahoma Set to Ban Garbage Feeding

The practice of garbage or waste feeding to swine will be prohibited in Oklahoma starting Nov. 1, which would mean nearly half of U.S. states have such a law.
nursery pig
Sep 13, 2019

Pork Checkoff Moving Remittance Payments Into Online System

By migrating remittances to the online platform, the National Pork Board will save producer Checkoff dollars that can then be redirected to other, more critical work related to research, promotion and education efforts.
African Swine Fever
Aug 28, 2019

Seven Asian Countries Battle ASF

Continuing its march across the continent, African swine fever now has claimed its seventh Asian country, Myanmar, which is west of most previous known cases.
2018 America's Pig Farmer of the Year Pat Bane
Aug 14, 2019

Final Four Announced for America’s Pig Farmer of the Year

Four finalists are vying to be named America’s Pig Farmer of the Year, a farmer who excels at raising pigs following the We Care ethical principles and who is committed to sharing their farming story with the public.
Jul 25, 2019

How Has the Threat of African Swine Fever Changed Biosecurity?

The threat of African swine fever demands razor sharp attention, says Pork Checkoff's Lisa Becton, DVM.
Dr. Jerry Flint
Jul 22, 2019

National Pork Board Names Dr. Jerry Flint to Leadership Team

Dr. Jerry Flint has been named vice president of engagement and outreach at the National Pork Board effective August 1.
Jan 10, 2019

What's for Dinner? New Research Reveals How Americans are Eating

National Pork Board shares key opportunities for industry innovation and growth
Jun 06, 2018

National Pork Board Elects Officers: South Dakota Farmer Named Pres.

Steve Rommereim, a pork producer from Alcester, South Dakota, was elected president of the National Pork Board. The organization's 15 farmer-directors represent America’s pig farmers.