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The new apprentices will train alongside experienced maintenance technicians at Smithfield's facilities in Iowa and Nebraska and receive free college tuition, salary and benefits.
The scholarship was renamed in 2006 to honor the passing of NPPC board member Lois Britt, a lifetime supporter of agriculture.
The partnership allows a $3 discount for tours of Fair Oaks. School groups can also apply for transportation grants to help with busing costs.
Trio will complete a series of job shadows and attend state and national pork industry events including World Pork Expo and the Wisconsin State Fair.