The National Pork Board will be providing speakers throughout World Pork Expo in the Cattle Barn at the Pork Checkoff Café to update you on activities and programs.

A special Commodity Roundtable presentation from 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. on Thursday and Friday will be co-sponsored by the Brownfield Network and NPB. Here are the details on those roundtables.

Thursday, June 10, 1:00 p.m.: Commodity Roundtable ­ Focus on Economics

· Craig Christensen, President, National Pork Board
· Steve Meyer, Economic Consultant, National Pork Board
· Curt Raash, Odebolt, Iowa United Soybean Board Director
· Glen Rowe, Lorimor, Iowa, National Cattleman’s Beef Association Region 5 Vice President
· Pam Johnson, Floyd, Iowa, National Corn Growers Research & Business Development Action Team
· Moderators: Cyndi Young and Tom Steever, Brownfield Network

Friday, June 11, 1:00 p.m.: Commodity Roundtable ­ Focus on Production Issues

· Craig Christensen, President, National Pork Board
· Steve Meyer, Economic Consultant, National Pork Board
· Paul Sundberg, Vice President Science and Technology, National Pork Board
· Curt Raash, Odebolt, Iowa United Soybean Board Director
· Glen Rowe, Lorimor, Iowa, National Cattleman’s Beef Association Region 5 Vice President
· Pam Johnson, Floyd, Iowa, National Corn Growers Research & Business Development Action Team
· Moderators: Cyndi Young and Tom Steever, Brownfield Network