Tag: Ohio Pork Congress

RichDeaton

State of pork industry, production lessons at Pork Congress

The 2017 Ohio Pork Congress brought producers from all aspects of the swine industry to Columbus February 14. Ohio Pork Council’s Ryan McClure and Rich Deaton each noted the supply demand atmosphere of the pork council in the past, and what it has for the future including increased packing plants down the road. OSU Extension’s [...]

Read More
Josh Bleill is an Iraq war veteran and motivational speaker. Bliell is a double-amputee and shared insights from his time in the war, his recovery and the life he has built since his return home.

2017 Ohio Pork Congress highlights

The 2017 Ohio Professional Pork Producers Symposium was held on Feb. 15 at the Columbus Crowne Plaza North as a part of the 2017 Ohio Pork Congress. To kick off the morning with a general session, producers and industry representatives heard from a variety of speakers on trade, exports, risk management, safe animal handling, and [...]

Read More
Jarred Sutton with the National Pork Board

Ohio Pork Congress highlights

Exhibitors were overflowing the booth space and attendees crowded the hallways at the 2016 Ohio Pork Congress. Attendees got to hear from Jarred Sutton with the National Pork Board about the work going on at the national level to promote pork. “The production and expansion of our industry is hitting record numbers and we had [...]

Read More