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What happened: NPPC led a coalition of poultry and livestock groups in filing comments with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) on its proposed regulation of rodenticides to control vermin on farms. The groups urged the agency to scrap...
Ingris Rivas was recently named a 2023 Master Pork Producer at the 55th Annual South Dakota Pork Congress in January. Ingris’s journey began in August 2017, marking the start of her career in swine production at PIPESTONE. South Dakota...
A standout star at PIPESTONE is Seth Holmstrom, who serves as the Manager for Elm Valley Farms. Starting as a Pipestone Emerging Leader in November 2018, Seth honed his skills at Big Sioux before landing the role of Site...
In a significant economic development, Governor Kay Ivey has announced that Conecuh Sausage, a renowned Alabama producer of hickory smoked sausages, is set to invest nearly $58 million in establishing a second production facility in Andalusia. This expansion project...
WOAH says ASF vaccine requires more testing African swine fever (ASF) has not entered the U.S. thanks to continuing efforts to prevent this deadly swine disease from reaching the country’s borders. However, ASF continues to affect swine herds globally, entering...
USDA Secretary Tom Vilsack voiced apprehension regarding state-level regulations such as California's Proposition 12 during a recent meeting with state agriculture department officials at the USDA patio. The Hagstrom Report covered the discussion where Vilsack questioned the wisdom of...
A coalition of over 25 poultry and meat processors, marketers, and purveyors have united to voice their opposition to the Ending Agricultural Trade Suppression (EATS) Act, which aims to grant states and local governments regulatory power over agriculture within...
Move enables both companies to better focus on meeting customer protein needs and driving growth. As U.S. consumer demand for convenient and affordable protein options continues to grow, Cargill announced today that the company has invested in two processing facilities...
In a recent development, a U.S. District Judge in Boston, William Young, has determined that a portion of Massachusetts' law banning the sale of pork from pigs kept in tightly confined spaces is unconstitutional. However, Judge Young ruled that...
Title: NPPC Joins Agribusiness Coalition Urging Renewal of Miscellaneous Tariff Bill In a united effort, the National Pork Producers Council (NPPC) has collaborated with 36 agribusiness groups and organizations to advocate for the renewal of the lapsed Miscellaneous Tariff Bill...
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