Don’t miss the 2015 Swine Health Symposium to be held July 20 at Bradford Farms in Columbia, Missouri. Producers and allied industry representatives will hear from industry leaders on new developments in swine health. Register online now!

It’s not always comfortable. It’s not always easy. But transparency opens the door to trust. And that’s what today’s consumers want from their food producers, including pig farmers.

During a pork producer forum held June 4 at World Pork Expo in Des Moines, Iowa, attendees heard from a trio of young pork producers about why they take time to do such things as farm tours and social media about how they raise pigs to produce safe, wholesome food.

The Missouri Pork Association will be covering the fairgrounds during the 2015 Missouri State Fair. Youth events will be held in the Swine Pavilion. MPA intern Rachel Groves will be Cooking with Pork on the Home Economics Consumer Showcase Stage. And, of course, Bob Wheeler and his crew at the Pork Place will be serving delicious food every day.

July 1, 2015

A Full Slate of Teams at the 2015 Missouri Pork Classic

Columbia, Mo.,—The Missouri Pork Association hosted the 15th annual Missouri Pork Classic on June 30 at Columbia’s L.A. Nickell Golf Course. This year’s tournament was a tremendous success, assembling a total of 36 teams comprised of area producers and industry representatives. Players enjoyed great food and endless fun on the course. Several prizes were awarded […]

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