Award for Excellence in Innovation: Hog Slat, Inc.

The Award for Excellence in Innovation was created to honor and recognize individuals or institutions for progress in the pork industry through innovative techniques, applications and/or action that include but are not limited to environmental stewardship, sustainability, research, science, and …

Outstanding Pork Producer of the Year: Joey Carter

The North Carolina Outstanding Pork Producer of the Year award recognizes a pork producer or family who has made significant contributions to the pork industry in North Carolina.

Joey Carter of Duplin County embodies and exemplifies what we mean when …

Livestock Hall of Fame: James Stocker

The North Carolina Pork Council’s Hall of Fame is the highest honor bestowed by the organization, one reserved for outstanding lifetime achievement and contributions to the industry.

This year’s recipient, Jim Stocker, has indeed had a lifetime of outstanding achievements …