Issues

Pork producers are concerned about more than just raising their pigs. Federal farm policy, immigration, product labeling and funding for agricultural programs are among the issues that affect the ability of producers to provide safe, nutritious pork to domestic and … Read more »

The health and welfare of animals is a key concern of pork producers. NPPC advocates science-based approaches to swine health and production. Healthy animals make safe food, and animal agriculture must continue to develop new methods to provide a safe, … Read more »

NPPC’s mission is to fight for reasonable legislation and regulations, develop revenue and market opportunities and protect the livelihoods of America’s 67,000 pork producers. Key Votes- Periodically, NPPC scores members of Congress on their votes on issues and legislation that … Read more »

Pork producers are dedicated to protecting the land, water and air that they live on, drink and breathe; they share the concerns of all citizens for the nation’s natural resources. Producers are subject to a host of federal and state … Read more »

  Exports add significantly to the bottom line of each U.S. pork producer. U.S. exports of pork and pork products totaled 2.18 million metric tons in 2014, representing about 27 percent of production and adding more than $63 to the value for … Read more »

Pork Daily News

Obama Releases Budget, USDA, EPA Chiefs Face Lawmakers
Agri-Pulse – February 7, 2016

ABCs of Federal Water Quality Regs
AgWeb – February 6, 2016

Trans-Pacific Partnership Trade Deal Signed, Years of Negotiations Still to Come
Ag Professional – February 5, 2016

Ag Research Big Winner in President's FY '17 Budget
National Hog Farmer – February 6, 2016

Legislation Could Help Boost Ag Exports to Cuba
Brownfield Ag News – February 5, 2016

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