The 2019 Annual Conference will be held at the Raleigh Hilton North Hills on March 20 & 21. This two-day event will be filled with informative sessions. Planned topics include what we’ve learned from natural disasters, foreign animal disease updates and an economic impact update, plus more! OIC credits will be available as well. Register today!

 

NOTICE OF ANNUAL MEETING OF THE MEMBERS OF THE NORTH CAROLINA PORK COUNCIL

In accordance with provisions stated in Article VIII of the North Carolina Pork Council Bylaws, notice is hereby given that the Annual Meeting of the members of the Council will be held on Thursday, March 21 at 7:30 am at the Hilton Raleigh North Hills, Raleigh, NC. The purpose of the meeting is to present a proposed amendments to the North Carolina Pork Council’s Bylaws, update the members on activities and events from 2018, along with financials and reports from national organizations.

BYLAWS CHANGES

Balloting:

Add a line that allows for electronic balloting if approved in advance by the Board of Directors.

NC Pork Council Districts:

NC Pork Council (NCPC) elects directors from four (4) districts. A temporary Bylaw Provision will allow for the elections to be realigned with the intended and expected result is that, beginning with the Dec. 2022 Election, the Board will again reach its intended result of electing six (6) members in each election cycle from the Districts.

 

March 8, 2019

Statement on fifth trial verdict

          We are again disappointed that honorable North Carolina pig farmers like Joey Carter, who lawfully operate in a highly regulated industry, can be deemed a nuisance. We are equally concerned about the long-term impact that these lawsuits may have on rural North Carolina communities where agriculture is critical to economic […]

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