The election of pork producer delegate candidates for the 2019 National Pork Producers (Pork Act) Delegate Body will take place at 1:00 p.m., Wednesday, August 1, 2018, in conjunction with a Board of Directors meeting of the NC Pork Council at the NC State University Club in the University Room, 4200 Hillsborough Street, Raleigh, NC. All NC pork producers are invited to attend.

Any producer, age 18 or older, who is a resident of the state and has paid all assessments due may be considered as a delegate candidate and/or participate in the election. All eligible producers are encouraged to bring with them a sales receipt proving that hogs were sold in their name and the checkoff deducted. For more information, contact the NC Pork Council, 1401 Sunday Drive, Suite 116, Raleigh, NC 27607, telephone 919-781-0361.

We’re tackling some of the most common falsehoods about the NC pork industry in a series of blogs and a special report.

More than 25 percent of all North Carolina pork is exported.  Exports keep agriculture and our rural economy here at home strong and healthy. Learn more about this important economic engine and some of our top trading partners.

July 20, 2018

Third hog farm trial brings on… confusion

The third hog farm nuisance trial, now underway in Raleigh, sure is confusing – especially about odor and what the plaintiffs are saying about its source. First, a bit of background. The lawsuit now being advanced in court by the Texas lawyer was originally against four hog farms. One was recently dropped (after years of […]

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September 21, 2018

NCPC PAC Golf Event

Members-only Golf Tournament   SPONSORSHIPS AVAILABLE! Contact: Angie Maier

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