Antibiotics are top-of-mind

Aug 16, 2016 by Drovers
The veterinary feed directive (VFD) goes into effect on Jan. 1, 2017, and the National Pork Board (NPB) is actively educating producers so they're prepared.

Antibiotics take center stage at Pork Forum 2016

Mar 07, 2016 by Drovers
The Pork Forum kicked off its 2016 session last week, bringing in hundreds of delegates representing the National Pork Board (Pork Board) and National Pork Producers Council (NPPC). Without question, the biggest topic o

U.S. pork exports struggle but finish 2015 strong

Mar 04, 2016 by Drovers
Despite struggling for most of 2015, U.S. pork exports posted a strong finish during December, ending a tough year on a high note. December export volume was up 3 percent from 2014. For the year, U.S. pork and pork vari