Exports: Pork sales climb 77%
According to the USDA’s latest Weekly Export Sales report, pork net sales of 15,100 metric tons (MT) for 2014 were up 77 percent from last week and 83 percent from the four-week average. FULL STORY »

Ag markets moved mostly lower Wednesday night
Corn futures built on recent gains Wednesday night. Recent weather news has supported new crop corn price prospects, since late-April conditions look less than conducive to accelerated plantings. FULL STORY »

Climate change: Ag unfairly blamed but…
…the industry will still need to adapt to climate change, which will affect what farmers can grow and how those crops are grown. FULL STORY »

Search continues for best breaded pork tenderloin
The Iowa Pork Producers Association is seeking nominations for its 12th annual Best Breaded Pork Tenderloin Contest. FULL STORY »

The Latest from World Pork Expo

Stage is set for World Pork Expo’s MusicFest

World Pork Expo takes a festive turn on Thursday, June 5, as the National Pork Producers Council (NPPC) presents MusicFest. FULL STORY »

Pre-World Pork Expo tours provide snapshot of U.S. agriculture

The National Pork Producers Council (NPPC) has developed two tours in conjunction with the 2014 World Pork Expo for visitors who want a further glimpse into U.S agriculture. FULL STORY »

Make plans to attend World Pork Expo in June

Mark your calendar for the 2014 World Pork Expo, June 4-6, at the Iowa State Fairgrounds in Des Moines, Iowa. FULL STORY »

PQA Plus revisions debut at World Pork Expo

PQA Plus® revisions debut at World Pork Expo. Commitment to continuous improvement drives changes to the program. FULL STORY »

Word Pork Expo: Sow housing options

Sow housing has been a much debated topic in the pork industry for several years. There are many options for producers, but there are major considerations when it comes time to decide on altering pre-existing facilities. FULL STORY »

Commentary: Bacon, bacon and more bacon

If you attend World Pork Expo and go home hungry it’s your own fault because a smorgasbord of food is available at the annual event, with the majority of it being free (and delicious). FULL STORY »



TechMix: Live From 2013 WPX Play video
PorkNetwork's JoAnn Alumbaugh visits with Brent Ratliff of TechMix at the 25th annual World Pork Expo in Des Moines, Iowa. FULL STORY »

DuPont: Live From 2013 WPX Play video
PorkNetwork's JoAnn Alumbaugh visits with DuPont's Gwendolyn Jones and Dave Hall to discuss key challenges facing the pork industry. FULL STORY »

Livestock Water Recycling - 2013 WPX Play video
Ross Thurston, president of Livestock Water Recycling, discusses the company's Manure Treatment System at World Pork Expo. FULL STORY »

Merck Animal Health - 2013 WPX Play video
Brad Thacker, Swine Technical Services Veterinarian, Merck Animal Health, discusses some of the company's newest products and vaccines. FULL STORY »

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