The election of pork producer delegate candidates for the 2017 National Pork Producers (Pork Act) Delegate Body will be conducted electronically from July 5, 2016 at 9:00 am through July 20, 2016 at 1:00 pm by CLICKING HERE After submitting the electronic ballot, a “Thank You for Voting” message will be displayed to confirm the electronic vote was successful.
As in the past, in-person voting (written ballot) will take place July 20, 2016 at 1:00 pm in conjunction with the Visioning Session at the IL Corn Marketing Board/IL Corn Growers Association, 14129 Carole Dr in Bloomington, IL. All Illinois pork producers are invited to attend.
Any producer, age 18 or older, who is a resident of the state and has paid all assessments due may be considered as a delegate candidate and/or participate in the election. Producers who vote electronically, are not eligible to vote in-person at the Visioning Session—only one vote per eligible producer.
If voting in-person, all eligible producers are encouraged to bring with them a sales receipt proving that hogs were sold in their name and the checkoff deducted. For more information, contact Illinois Pork Producers Association, 6411 S 6th St Rd, Springfield, IL, 217.529.3100.