State fairs are synonymous with fried food, large crowds and live-animal exhibits. And for our suburban neighbors, these fairs may be their first (and only) experience with livestock.

Claire Masker, public relations manager at the National Pork Board, was able to proudly represent the U.S. pork industry at one such fair:  

Her tweet was shared as part of the #RealPigFarming campaign sponsored by the National Pork Board. The social media campaign encourages the nation’s pork producers to share photos and experiences online using the hashtag, #RealPigFarming. Read, “Pork Checkoff launches social media blitz.”