NC Pork Industry Facts

The pork industry employs 46,000 people in North Carolina.

More than 80% of hog farms are locally owned and operated by North Carolina families.

Hog farming is among the most highly regulated industries in North Carolina agriculture.

National Resources

National Pork Board

Pork Cooking

National Pork Producers Council

NCPC Resources

History of the NC Pork Council 

Hall of Fame

Outstanding Pork Producers

Emerging Leader Award recipients (formerly Pork All-American)

Award for Excellence in Innovation

W.W. Shay Award for Industry Distinction

Lois G. Britt Service to the Industry Award

Past Presidents and Executives of the NCPC