Pork producers and others interested in attending the 2007 Iowa Pork Congress the dates to jot down are Jan. 24-25, and plan to head to Des Moines. The Congress will be held at the IowaEventsCenter in downtown Des Moines.

What has become the U.S. pork industry's largest winter trade show will feature nearly 300 companies, 30 educational opportunities and access to a host of nationally known swine experts.

If you register soon, you can save money and win prizes; the pre-registration fee is just $4.  Pre-registration can be completed now at www.iowaporkcongress.org or by mail using the form found in the November issue of the Iowa Pork Producer magazine.

Those taking advantage of the early bird registration also will be eligible for several prizes, including ethanol certificates from the Iowa Renewable Fuels Association and single doses of Suvaxyn PCV-2 vaccine from Fort Dodge Animal Health. Other prizes will be announced on the Congress' Web site.

Online registration will end Jan. 18, 2007. Mail-in registrations will be accepted until Jan. 8, 2007.

 For more information, call IPPA at (800) 372-7675 or visit www.iowaporkcongress.org for exhibitor and seminar information, driving directions, maps and hotel information.

Source: Iowa Pork Producers Association