The 2020 Missouri Pork Classic Golf Tournament will be held June 23, 2020 at L.A. Nickell Golf Course in Columbia, Missouri. Teams are sold out, but many sponsorship opportunities remain available.

The National Pork Producers Council (NPPC) stands with U.S. agriculture March 24 as we celebrate National Agriculture Day and honor those workers who are essential to the nation’s food supply.

In a declaration signed on Monday, President Trump said “since our nation’s earliest days, farming communities have been a bedrock of our society….As our nation continues to face the unique challenges posed by the coronavirus pandemic, we pay tribute to the unbeatable strength of America’s agricultural producers as they once again answer the call to feed our country and the world.”

Last night, President Trump invoked the Defense Production Act (DPA) to extend much-needed federal support to the U.S. pork production system. By triggering the DPA, the federal government will prioritize the continuity of pork processing plant operations. The following statement may be attributed to Marcus Belshe, MPA chairman and a pig farmer from Henley, Missouri.

April 29, 2020

Missouri Pork Association Statement on Implementation of Defense Production Act

Columbia, MO, April 29, 2020 —Last night, President Trump invoked the Defense Production Act (DPA) to extend much-needed federal support to the U.S. pork production system. By triggering the DPA, the federal government will prioritize the continuity of pork processing plant operations. The following statement may be attributed to Marcus Belshe, MPA chairman and a […]

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June 3, 2020

World Pork Expo

There’s something for everyone at the 2020 World Pork Expo, proudly presented by the National Pork Producers Council. With twenty-thousand attendees, hundreds of trade-show exhibits, educational seminars, networking opportunities, live music and mouth-watering pork at The Big Grill, World Pork Expo is a one-of-a-kind experience. Discover the industry’s best at the Iowa State Fairgrounds, June […]

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