4 Times Bacon Brought People Together

1. The Pork Power program in Ohio allows pig farmers to donate their pork to neighbors in need. Since 2009, they’ve donated more than 1 million meals to those in need across the state.


2. That time Indiana’s pork producers donated [...] Read more

Promoting Pork through Volunteer Work

I don’t feel it is a coincidence that while growing up, I learned the value and dedication of volunteering through a youth agricultural program. The 4-H program has enriched my life in such unfathomable ways. 4-H built my character and [...] Read more

Our Barn Door Is Open

“We have a responsibility as those in agriculture to tell a story. Be proud and show what you have going on,” said Chris Soules, Iowa pig farmer during the panel discussion, Our Barn Door is Open, at the 2015 World [...] Read more

PQA + Teaches Food Safety to Farmers

#RealPigFarming unites pig farmers, academics, youth, veterinarians and allied industry members to talk about pig farming. There are many different ways to raise pigs and #RealPigFarming celebrates all farmers and how they choose to raise their pigs. The most important [...] Read more

What is #RealPigFarming?


You’ve likely heard people talking about it, or maybe you’ve seen it used online.But what’s it really all about?

At a time when the world is demanding protein in record amounts, pig farmers are proud of the role they play in [...] Read more