North Carolina Pork Conference Returns to the State Fairgrounds 25
For the third year in a row, the North Carolina Pork Conference, hosted by the North Carolina Pork Council (NCPC), will be held in conjunction with the Southern Farm Show at the North Carolina State Fairgrounds in Raleigh on Feb. 2-3, 2012.
Seminars begin at 9 a.m.Feb. 2 at the Martin Building, will be conducted throughout the day and conclude with the NCPC annual meeting at 3:30 p.m.
That evening at 5:30 at the Raleigh Marriott Crabtree Valley will be the annual Bacon Bash fundraising event for the NCPC Political Action Committee. There will be hors d’oeuvres and drinks and the traditional reverse raffle for the $5,000 grand prize. Buy a Bacon Bash ticket for $100 and buy your entry to the members-only event and an opportunity to win the grand prize.
The annual industry awards will be presented Friday morning (Feb. 3) at the Raleigh Marriott Crabtree Valley. The awards will be presented at a breakfast ceremony recognizing and honoring folks in the North Carolina pork industry who are making a difference. Registration for the breakfast is $10 or $15 at the door.
A block of rooms is reserved at the Raleigh Marriott Crabtree Valley for the conference; call (800) 228-9290 or (919) 781-7000.
Raleigh, North Carolina