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AgView
Start Your AgView Path to Protection at World Pork Expo

AgView, a free, opt-in technology solution, is the feature attraction at the National Pork Board’s booth at World Pork Expo this year.

Real Pork
New Premium Pork Line Available at Target

Tyson’s Chairman’s Reserve premium pork product line can now be found in 49 Super Target locations in seven states.

Events
2021 Pork Academy Seminars

Pork Academy is a series of in-depth seminars that will be offered at World Pork Expo this June. The sessions are designed to meet the need for pork producers to remain competitive in today's rapidly changing environment.

Maximize Returns
Daily Maintenance for Hog Facilities

Facilities are the single biggest investment on a hog farm. Use our daily facility maintenance checklist to keep them running effectively and efficiently.

Maximize Returns
Cost of Pork Production – Know Your Bottom Line

Do you know how much it costs you to produce a pig? Knowing your cost of production is key to maximizing margins and ensuring the financial health of your operation.

ICASA Seeks Research to Improve Antibiotic Stewardship in Pigs
Calls for research concepts on two topics aim to improve antibiotic stewardship in the swine industry. ICASA is one of the largest public-private partnerships focused on antibiotic stewardship in animal agriculture.
Pork Checkoff News
Stakeholder Report, April Webinar, Pork Export Data

Learn the top five updates from the Pork Checkoff this month. Read the 2020 Stakeholder Report. See monthly pork export data results. And something bigger than bacon at IHOP?

Webinar
Analysis: USDA Quarterly Hogs and Pigs Report – Q1 2021

Analysts shared their insights and analysis of the USDA Quarterly Hogs and Pigs Report during a webinar for pork producers hosted by the Pork Checkoff.

How Has the Pork Industry Benefited From $15-Million Producer Investment?

Five ways the Swine Health Information Center (SHIC) has moved the needle in swine health and how the Pork Checkoff supported those efforts.

FAD Prevention & Preparedness
U.S. & Canada Partner on ASF Protocol

USDA and Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) established a shared protocol to minimize trade disruptions in the event of an ASF detection in feral swine.

Maximize Returns
Why It Pays to Stop Feed Wastage Now

Easy steps can yield massive savings for producers.

Why the Pork Industry Needs to Build a Toothbrush

"Perhaps one of the biggest points I took home about how to grow pork consumption was a lesson Sawhney learned from Facebook and Google: Build a toothbrush."