Iowa has the attention of the nation’s agricultural sector because of a lawsuit filed in U.S. District Court by the water supply entity for the city of Des Moines challenging drainage from field tile lines as discharges under the federal Clean Water Act.
South Dakota pork producer Brad Greenway was named 2016 America's Pig Farmer of Year. For him, it is not about the limelight or title but reuniting the consumer with the America's pig caretakers....More
Though the current market situation casts a dark shadow over the swine industry, Minnesota Pork Board President, Kevin Estrem, is optimistic that there is a bright light at the end of the tunnel....More
National Pork Board announced today that Brad Greenway, a pig farmer from Mitchell, S.D., has been named the 2016 America’s Pig Farmer of the Year by achieving the highest score from a third-party judging panel and online voting....More
The 2016 presidential election campaign season is one that will be talked about for years, but not in a good way. While the world record is being set for the number of insults two presidential candidates can exchange, the meat of the actual issues is yet to be discussed....More
October is National Pork Month, marking the time of year when hogs were traditionally marketed. On hog farms across the United States, pork producers celebrate National Pork Month every month. So join the celebration, learn more about this delicious protein and plan to serve it on your dinner table as a nutritional meal for your family.
U.S. District Court dismissed a lawsuit brought by the Humane Society of the U.S. and other activist groups against the EPA, alleging the agency would not regulate confined animal feeding operations....More
A federal appeals court overruled a lower court decision to throw out a lawsuit brought by the NPPC and the American Farm Bureau Federation against the U.S. EPA over the release of farmers’ personal information....More