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or the fourth straight year, NCPC,
the NC Cattlemen’s Association
and the NC Dairy Producers
Association are joining forces to
raise awareness at the state legislature about livestock production.
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Whether you are a pork producer,
production company employee, veterinarian, animal health rep or a barbecue
enthusiast, you are invited to join us for
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Livestock Legislative Day 2013!
To start the day, we’ll be handing out
bacon and sausage biscuits to legislators for breakfast followed by steak sandwiches for lunch. We’ll treat them to ice
cream in the afternoon and watch the
NC House and Senate square off in the
annual milk-chugging contest.
But aside from the food and the fun,
you have an important story to tell. Every
day your efforts demonstrate your dediWE SERVICE ALL BRANDS
cation to producing a safe, nutritious
product for a hungry world all while
protecting the natural resources, takKENANSVILLE
ing special care of the animals you raise,
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and being a good neighbor.
But if you don’t tell your story, someone else will!
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There are those that seek to discredit
the animal agriculture industry and
drive producers out of business. And
you can be sure that those groups are
actively visiting lawmakers and misleading them on issues such as environmental compliance, antibiotic use,
and animal welfare.
You have the ability – and credibility –
to set the record straight. So, don’t miss
this opportunity to stand up for NC’s pork
industry and tell the truth about what
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Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of NC Pork Report - Spring 2013
Message from the President
2013 Livestock Legislative Day on April 30
Introducing the 2013 Board of Directors
Pork Producers and Industry Reps Gather for 2013 Pork Conference
Norman C. Denning Enters NCPC Hall of Fame
Channing Gooden Named Pork All-American
2013 Outstanding Pork Producer is Stephen Williamson
Duplin County’s Bennie Barwick Named Environmental Steward Winner
Bo Stone Wins Faces of Farming & Ranching National Spokesperson Search
Another Successful Bacon Bash!
2nd Annual Flying Pig Challenge Sporting Clays Tournament is April 19
2013 Student Internship Program
2013 North Carolina Pork Council Scholarship
NC Pork Report - Spring 2013