It should come to no surprise to anyone working within the industry that pig farmers don't have typical working hours. Consumers, on the other hand, likely don’t know this little fact.
Thomas Titus, a proud Illinois pork producer, shared a photo on Twitter to show his #RealPigFarming story. In it, he shows that pig farming really is a 24/7 job:
— Thomas Titus (@1thomas_titus) August 21, 2014
Titus’ post was 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.”