Log your Summer of Cue road trips for your free T-shirt!

If you’ve

  • visited five (5) barbecue restaurants in July and August
  • shared the visits on at least a social media platform, and
  • liked @NCPork on Facebook and Instagram,

it’s time to log your visits so we can send you a shirt! Click details below to go to the form.

The African swine fever (ASF) outbreak in China and in many other countries around the world is wreaking havoc on the international pork industry. Fortunately, ASF is not in the United States at this time, but the possibility of it or other foreign animal disease (FAD) means that American pig farmers must take the necessary steps to protect their farms and the domestic pork industry.

Dr. Gene Nemechek of Wilson has been appointed to serve as the interim CEO of the North Carolina Pork Council, effective September 11. He will step in for former CEO Andy Curliss, who has accepted a corporate affairs position with Smithfield Foods, while the Board of Directors searches for a permanent replacement.

September 10, 2020

NC Pork Council appoints Nemechek as interim CEO

RALEIGH — Dr. Gene Nemechek of Wilson has been appointed to serve as the interim CEO of the North Carolina Pork Council, effective September 11. He will step in for former CEO Andy Curliss, who has accepted a corporate affairs position with Smithfield Foods, while the Board of Directors searches for a permanent replacement. Nemechek, […]

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October 1, 2020

WEBINAR: Keeping Meat on Consumers’ Plates

Consumer purchasing patterns for meat continuously evolve and have done so at a more rapid pace during the COVID-19 pandemic. Danette Amstein will share insights Midan Marketing has gathered prior to and during the COVID-19 pandemic that show how farmers/ranchers can make sure meat stays at the center of consumers’ plates. Register for this free […]

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