Amadeusz Juskowiak

American pork congress kicks off tomorrow

The American Pork Congress kicks off tomorrow March 3 in Indianapolis with 160 of the nations pork producers from 44 member states determining industry positions on a number of issues according to the National Pork Producers Council NPPC

Delegates to the three day Congress will be considering 26 resolutions concerning various issues including the future direction of farm policy and the tax law as it applies to the agriculture sector The delegates will also debate whether to endorse concepts of a national PRV pseudorabies virus control and eradication program the NPPC said

A large trade show in conjunction with the congress will feature the latest in technology in all areas of the industry the NPPC added