Jim Heimerl, Johnstown, Ohio; David Herring, Lillington, N.C.; and Howard A.V. Roth, Wauzeka, Wis., were installed as new officers for the National Pork Producers Council.
Legislative Watch: Trump urged to rejoin TPP; Northey and Doud confirmed; net farm income expected lower, record meat and poultry production expected.
Agriculture organizations applaud U.S. Senate confirmation of Bill Northey.
Legislative Watch: Steel tariffs proposed, will China retaliate? ’17 was banner year for red meat exports; food safety user fee opposed; California proposes adding processed meats to Prop. 65.