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10/23/2014
Meat export volumes lower in August, but value remains strong
Pork export value per head of slaughter is up 21 percent year to date.

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10/10/2014
The Lucky Pig has Iowa’s ‘Best Breaded Pork Tenderloin’
The breaded tenderloin at Brick Street's Butler Cafe in Bondurant was the runnerup.

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10/7/2014
Americans showing increased preference for pork
The percentage of pork eaten in America has grown significantly since 2011.

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10/3/2014
Stream “Farmland” free this month on Hulu
The film provides a first-hand look at farming and the lives of six young American farmers and ranchers. Photo Credit Don Holtz

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10/1/2014
Iowa hog farmers celebrate Pork Month
Hog farmers take pride in responsibly producing safe and nutritious pork.

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9/29/2014
Swine inventory bounces back from seven-year low
The Sept. 1 inventory was up 8 percent in Iowa and 6 percent nationally.

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9/19/2014
President issues Executive Order to address antibiotic resistance
A new interagency task force will work to develop a national action plan.

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9/19/2014
Food pantries across Iowa to receive 24 tons of pork
Jen Sorenson of the Deb and Jeff Hansen Foundation delivers pork loins to Irvin Klausen of the Ackley Food Pantry.

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9/11/2014
July pork export volume down, but value up
Pork export volume dropped 3 percent while value increased 14 percent in July.

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9/4/2014
Iowa veterinarian encouraged by licensing of second PEDV vaccine
The new vaccine is expected to be available to pig farmers and veterinarians this month.

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9/2/2014
ISU's Hansen Agriculture Center dedicated
The $7.7 million dollar facility will be a key part of the training of animal science and other ag students.

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8/25/2014
New Iowa ag alliance to work for cleaner water
The alliance will work to accelerate the pace and scale of quantifiable water quality improvements.

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8/19/2014
Iowa EPC adopts federal requirements on animal feeding operations
Most confinements will not need an NPDES permit, according to the DNR, because they are unlikely to discharge.

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8/14/2014
ISU’s Iowa Pork Industry Center names new interim director
Jay Harmon replaces Rodney "Butch" Baker.

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8/13/2014
IPPA takes state fair’s ‘Best of Show’ Award
New concession trailer helps Iowa Pork Producers Association earn award.

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8/13/2014
Turning hog manure into energy in northern Missouri
The largest biogas project of its kind is expected to produce significant environmental benefits.

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7/30/2014
Iowa farmers show strong support for water quality efforts
Farmers snap up $1.4 million in state cost share funds in less than a week.

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7/29/2014
New partnership strengthens efforts to reduce Gulf hypoxic zone
The regional partnership is modeled after Iowa State University's successes and working relationships.

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7/29/2014
New statewide Iowa agriculture literacy organization launched
The organization will promote agriculture literacy and its global significance in Iowa schools.

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7/28/2014
U.S. pork export momentum continues in May
Pork export volume is up 9 percent and value has increased 15 percent this year.

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