The Nebraska Pork Producers Association (NPPA) is offering a helping hand to young adults who are participating in NPPA’s Pork Mentor Program, “Preparing Tomorrow’s The Nebraska Pork Producers Association (NPPA) is offering a helping hand to young adults who are participating in NPPA’s Pork Mentor Program, “Preparing Tomorrow’s Leaders Today.”

The Pork Mentor Program is a career development program providing a variety of hands-on experiences promoting leadership and communication skills, ultimately fostering career development.

NPPA is looking for college-aged men and women who have an interest in agriculture and the pork industry. Previous knowledge of the pork industry is not required.

Pork mentors shadow pork industry professionals, promote agriculture and the pork industry, improve leadership, team building and communication skills.

Mentors also travel to World Pork Expo in Des Moines, IA, and attend other exciting tours and group events.

Upon program completion, mentors receive a $500 scholarship.

Interested students should contact Kyla Wize at (888) 627-7675. Applications are due Nov. 10, 2010.

Leaders Today.”

The Pork Mentor Program is a career development program providing a variety of hands-on experiences promoting leadership and communication skills, ultimately fostering career development.

NPPA is looking for college-aged men and women who have an interest in agriculture and the pork industry. Previous knowledge of the pork industry is not required.

Pork mentors shadow pork industry professionals, promote agriculture and the pork industry, improve leadership, team building and communication skills.

Mentors also travel to World Pork Expo in Des Moines, IA, and attend other exciting tours and group events.

Upon program completion, mentors receive a $500 scholarship.

Interested students should contact Kyla Wize at (888) 627-7675. Applications are due Nov. 10, 2010.