The Missouri State Fair is just around the corner, and that means the Pork Place will be serving great pork meals to fairgoers! Don’t miss your chance to get great food August 11-21 in Sedalia.

Manure produced from pigs is a valuable nutrient source for crops and an important component of the pork industry’s sustainability story. However, manure has a downside. It produces gases that can be harmful to people and pigs as it breaks down.

The four main gases produced from manure are hydrogen sulfide, methane, ammonia and carbon dioxide.1 In high concentrations, each of these gases may be harmful and even cause death. Safety must be a top priority when manure is being handled from a manure pit or lagoon.

 

The Missouri Pork Association hosted its 9th annual Swine Health Symposium on July 27, 2022 at the Pork Place on the Missouri State Fairgrounds. The event included several educational speakers, a BBQ lunch, and a trade show from our sponsors.

July 28, 2022

Swine Health Symposium Highlights Hot Topics in the Industry

Sedalia, Mo.,—The Missouri Pork Association hosted its 9th annual Swine Health Symposium on July 27, 2022 at the Pork Place on the Missouri State Fairgrounds. The event included several educational speakers, a BBQ lunch, and a trade show from our sponsors.   Topics included Sustainability, Feral Hogs- The Past, Present and Future, Financial and Economic […]

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September 5, 2022

Labor Day

The Missouri Pork Association will be closed for Labor Day.

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