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 …

Outstanding Pork Producer of the Year: Charles Gillespie

When the pork industry gathers each year at the annual conference to discuss current trends and pressing issues, the North Carolina Pork Council recognizes those who have made valuable contributions to our industry. They include pioneers who helped set the

Award for Excellence in Innovation: Gus Simmons

When the pork industry gathers each year at the annual conference to discuss current trends and pressing issues, the North Carolina Pork Council recognizes those who have made valuable contributions to our industry. They include pioneers who helped set the