Executive Editor, Successful Farming


Q&A with Bill Northey

Successful Farming caught up with Iowa Secretary of Agriculture Bill Northey at the Iowa Pork Congress in Des Moines on January 25, 2017.

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Q&A: Neal Gutterson

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7 Ways to Keep Pork Moving

Hog markets have dropped to unprofitable levels for many producers this fall. “This is a challenging time for agriculture and especially for our producers,” says Jan Archer, National Pork Board (NPB) president and a pork producer from Goldsboro, North Carolina. “Our goal is to help producers during this time and provide consumers with a great value and quality pork.”

Archer shared a few of the things the NPB, using Pork Checkoff funds, is doing to keep pork moving and help producers.

1) Partnering with major grocery retailers.