2011 National Pork Industry Forum

2011 National Pork Industry Forum This year saw Pork's new branding position, "Pork. Be Inspired.", support for the US Farmers and Ranchers Alliance, and several updates on policy / economics affecting the industry. This event was Held March 3-5, 2011, Phoenix, Arizona, USA.
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All 2011 National Pork Industry Forum material

SwineCast 0628, Are You Sharing The Swine Sustainability Story?

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  • Producer Randy Spronk shares work underway at the National Pork Board to accurately measure the industry impact on natural resources.  Consumers' growing awareness of carbon footprints provide an opportunity to highlight the industry's 'We Care' initiative.

SwineCast 0627, Pro Farmer's Washington Watchdog Says 'Volatility' Is The Word

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  • Jim Wiesemeyer, Washington Editor for Pro Farmer magazine, updated producers and delegates attending the National Pork Industry Forum in Phoenix during a special breakfast session.  Short carryouts and growing usage will require two good crop years in a row.

SwineCast 0624, What Does CEO Dierks Say To NPPC Delegates?

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SwineCast 0623, Pork Producers Get Behind US Farmers and Ranchers Alliance

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SwineCast 0621, How Does Industry Impact USDA Foreign Agricultural Service Efforts?

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  • In an appearance before the National Pork Industry Forum, Associate Administator of Policy for the USDA's Foreign Agriculture Service, Janet Newsome expresses appreciation for industry efforts in building good relationships in Washington and abroad.