2017 IL Pork Expo

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Capital Regions Preps

Illinois Pork Producers are a proud sponsor of the 2017 Capital Regions Preps - a program that reconizes and awards high school athletes in and around central Illinois. CLICK HERE to learn...
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NEW Manure Rate Calculator App

Illinois Pork Producers Association Launches New Manure Rate Calculator Mobile App   Illinois Pork Producers continue to be industry leaders on environmental sustainability issues by using manure as a natural fertilizer to offset the use of...
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Ken Maschhoff Named President of NPPC

Longtime Illinois Producer Named President of National Pork Producers Council   Atlanta, Georgia - Ken Maschhoff, of Carlyle, IL, assumed the role as the president of the National Pork Producers Council (NPPC) on Friday, March 3 at the...
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What is that?

Ever see a rather large truck and wondered, what is that?  Well, IPPA is here to unravel the mystery of these large trucks.  Photos courtesy of DeKalb County Farm Bureau.   LIVESTOCK TRAILER WITH MULTI-LEVELS Large livestock...
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2016 Pork Power Recap

To see the 2016 Pork Power Recap - Click Here   The Pork Power Program continues to help feed hungry people throughout Illinois and demonstrates pig farmers' commitment to caring for their communities.    Thanks to the...
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Fair Oaks Farms Grant Application

The 2017 Pig Adventure at Fair Oaks Farms Grant Application OPEN TO ALL CHICAGO SCHOOLS!  APPLY NOW! Illinois Pork Producers Association, Cook County Farm Bureau Foundation, Illinois Soybean Association and the Illinois Corn Marketing Board...
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Illinois Pork Producers get a Bad Rap

The Tribune’s recent four-part series “The high price of cheap pork” has left me dismayed and very disappointed. I have worked with countless students over nearly 50 years at Joliet Junior College, counseling and advising them on...
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AgriTalk Interview on Tribune Series

Below is a recap of the AgriTalk interview from 8/8/16 and the subsequent Pork Network story.     AgriTalk Interview and Pork Network Story - Click...
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Chicago Tribune Pork Industry Series

A Message from Bob Frase, Illinois Pork Producers Association President   Dear Fellow Producers and Friends,   There comes a time in many of our lives when we find ourselves standing at a crossroads, faced with a hard decision and...
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