The Missouri Pork Association hosted the 16th annual Missouri Pork Classic Golf Tournament on June 28 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 during the annual Rib Fest immediately following the tournament. Remember to mark your calendar for the 2017 Pork Classic, to be held Tuesday, June 27, 2017 at the L.A. Nickell Golf Course.


Flight A

1st Place – Raymond James Team – Greg Reed, Keith Whitney, Rob Rush and Brent Marcks – score of 49

2nd Place – Tyson Team – Mike Gray, Jeff Ragsdale, Brad Calison and Jared Barnes – score of 51

3rd Place – Mt. Zion Homestead Team – Carrie North, Edna Speaker, Cindy Metts and Connie Welch – score of 53


Flight B

1st Place – Ham Hill Farms Team – Jeff Sims, Glenn Fry, Steven Sims and Kenny Sims – score of 63

2nd Place – MFA/Validus/University of Missouri Team – Noble Carpenter, Paul Brune, Dave Rastorfer and Mark Langworthy – score of 63

3rd Place – Rabo AgriFinance Team – Jeff Case, Bob Gerke, Rob Christine and Al Dierking – score of 63


Additional Cash Prizes

Longest Putt – Bill Kent, Zoetis

Longest Drive – Jordan Epperson, Epperson Farms

Closest to Hole – Arnold Bailey, Rose Hill Swine Production

Skins Winners – Teams from Tyson and Rabo AgriFinance



Thanks to Our Sponsors!



Advanced Pork Systems

AgriServices of Brunswick AT&T

Brent Hemphill & Associates

Concordia Farmers Mutual
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Epperson Farms

FCS Financial
Fechtel Beverage Grow Missouri

Harrison Creek Farm

Hebron Hills

Landmark-Bank Lathrop & Gage
Lynch-Livestock MFA Incorporated
Missouri Corn modairy

Missouri Electric Cooperatives

Missouri Soybean

Mt. Zion Homestead

Murphy Family Ventures Missouri Wines

Phillips Family Farm

Pike Feeds
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Rabo AgriFinance Raymond James

RIAN Livestock


Tracy Arey Real Estate

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