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30th Annual World Pork Expo | KRVN Radio

30th Annual World Pork Expo

30th Annual World Pork Expo

USDA Undersecretary for Marketing and Regulatory Programs, and former Nebraska Department of Ag Director, Greg Ibach spoke before a group of pork producers on Wednesday.  First he discussed the thought of regulations around fake meat, and a plan to allow packing plants more responsibility with inspecting meat….

In this segment, Ibach talks about disease traceability and his work in the biotechnology arena…




National Pork Producers Council board member Jen Sorenson from Iowa talks about a study recently commissioned on assessing the labor needs of agriculture, and how H2C may be part of a solution to the shortage of available ag labor.


National Pork Board CEO Bill Even talks about changes in the way people are buying food, especially for their home, and how pork needs to be at the front of the curve.


NE Pork Producers Assoc. 2018 Mentors at World Pork Expo (l to r) Courtney Nelson, Hannah Lowe, Tesheena Stewart, Sophia Lentfer, McCyla Mickelson, and NePPA’s Kyla Habrock

Courtney Nelson and Hannah Lowe discuss their experiences as mentors and World Pork Expo…

Sophia Lentfer and McCyla Mickelson talk about their experiences as mentors and what they did at World Pork Expo…

Tesheena Stewart of Emerson also was in Des Moines at WPX, and have some great things to say about the expo and Mentors…




National Pork Producers Council CEO Neil Dierks



NPPC President Jim Heimerl  –  and  –  NPPC Council on Global Affairs Nick Giordano


Terry O’Neel of Friend Nebraska is now the immediate past president of the National Pork Board.  He talks about the past year leading the organization and efforts that continue on behalf of the nation’s pork farmers…


National Pork Board VP of Domestic Marketing Jarrod Sutton discusses a promotion with Weber grills to promote the proper cooking temperature with pork.

Sutton also highlights an opportunity for pork in a new food trend… Meal kits!



National Pork Board VP of International Marketing Craig Morris on challenges and opportunities in pork exports…


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