The 2012 World Pork Expo may still be a couple of months away, but it’s not too early to make plans to attend this leading pork industry event. Featuring the world’s largest pork-specific trade show, the Iowa State Fairgrounds in Des Moines, Iowa, will host WPX from June 6-8.

Now, you can order tickets early and receive a $10 early registration discount, as well as stay updated on developments from WPX alerts via e-mail. Go to the official WPX website at

The website also has the latest details about room availability at the official WPX hotels in its “Hotel/Transportation” section. Some hotels have already sold out, but hotel options and updates are available regularly.

Additional information for the 2.5-day event is available when you connect with WPX Facebook at and follow WPX on Twitter (#NPPCWPX).

You also can stay up to date by visiting PorkNetwork’s own World Pork Expo event Resource Center at There you will find all of the latest information and news about the 2012 WPX.