National Hog Farmer June 2013
The June issue of National Hog Farmer is devoted to the topic of operation viability. Read about how northern Iowa pork producer Max Schmidt is transferring ownership of his hog farm to farm employees. David Kohl, Virginia Tech, provides 10 tips to help young producers get started in farming. See a status report on the U.S. packing industry, read about tips for succession planning, and learn more about how producers are connecting with consumers as part of the agricultural advocacy movement.