Regular updates on the status of the hog industry are being posted to our News page. Here are additional resources:


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.

September 19, 2018

Florence update – Sept. 19 at 4 p.m.

Five days after Hurricane Florence struck North Carolina, most of our 2,100 hog farms are returning to normal operations. For a small portion of farms, logistical challenges amid record levels of flooding continue as hog farmers and partner production companies are taking extraordinary steps to ensure animal care. In many cases, this means farmers have […]

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October 11, 2018

NC State Fair

Join us at the N.C. State Fair!

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