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EDITORIAL INQUIRIES

Antonya English, aenglish@naylor.com

ADVERTISING INQUIRIES

Tony Chiccarello, TonyC@naylor.com

FEATURES
2017 NCPC Directors
OFFICERS
President -
Mark Daughtry, Clinton
Vice President -
Brandon Warren, Clinton
Past President -
Stephen Williamson, Jr., Kenansville
Secretary-Treasurer -
Everett Johnson, Siloam
DISTRICT 1
Jay Foushee, Roxboro
Eddie Johnson, Elkin
Robin Lackey, Hurdle Mills
Jared Porter, Mount Pleasant
DISTRICT 2
Brandon Moore, Nashville
DISTRICT 3
Chris Barwick, Deep Run
Jim Lynch, Goldsboro
Lorenda Overman, Goldsboro
Dennis Waller, Mount Olive
DISTRICT 4
Neil Barwick, Kenansville
Don Butler, Clinton
Gaye Crowther, Tabor City
Elwood Garner, Kenansville
Mark Hairr, Autryville
Louis Howard, Kenansville
Michael Inman, Sr., Tar Heel
Brian Kennedy, Pink Hill
Christina Phillips, Wallace

PRODUCER PROFILE
Presidential term
leaves Archer grateful
for the experience.

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LEGISLATIVE UPDATE
HB 467 Among important
swine-specific legislative
accomplishments in
2017 Sessions.

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PROFILE: BRANDON
HARTMAN

NCSU Warren Fellow Brandon
Hartman finds invaluable
life lessons after spending
his summer learning about
the pork industry and
the legislature.

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EX OFFICIO
Dr. Paula Cray - College of Veterinary
Medicine, N.C. State University
Dr. Roger Crickenberger -
College of Agriculture & Life Sciences,
N.C. State University
Dr. Todd See - College of Agriculture
& Life Sciences, N.C. State University
NCPC STAFF
Director of Finance and
Administration - Amy Cave
Chief Executive Officer - Andy Curliss
Manager of Communications
and Outreach - Jen Kendrick
Director of Government Affairs
and Sustainability -
Angie Whitener Maier
Administrative Support and Project
Development - Terri Smith
OTHER SUPPORT
Producer Education and Outreach -
Jan Archer
Environmental Services -
Tommy Stevens

Presidential
term
leaves
Archer
grateful
for the
experience

SUSTAINED
EXCELLENCE IN
SWINE PRODUCTION

Role took her all over the U.S.
and the world and broadened
her view of the industry

Livestock extension agents in
Duplin and Sampson counties
focus on treating everyone
like family and fostering
a love of agriculture.

Sustained Excellence
in Swine Production
Duplin and Sampson Counties lead
the nation in hogs produced while
focusing on education, treating
everyone like family and fostering a
love of agriculture

Youth News
Five scholarship winners announced

Warren Fellow Profile
NCSU Warren Fellow Brandon Hartman
finds invaluable life lessons after
spending his summer learning about
agriculture and the legislature

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YOUTH NEWS

Five scholarship
winners announced.

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PORK CHECKOFF
ANNOUNCES

#RealPigFarming Student
Social Forces.

IN EVERY ISSUE

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LETTER FROM
THE PRESIDENT

Representing, informing
and educating.

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INDUSTRY NEWS

* National Pork Board
changes marketing focus.
* Date set for the 2018
annual conference.
* The NC Pork Patrol looking
for great tailgates at
NCSU football games.
* A Chef's Life season five
premiere date announced.
* Seneca Valley Virus
becoming a concern.
* Registration open for first
Pig Welfare Symposium.

INDUSTRY REPRESENTATIVES
Tommy Neese, III -
N.C. Meat Processors
Gene Nemechek -
Associate Representative
NATIONAL REPRESENTATIVES
Jan Archer, Goldsboro - NPB Director
Henry Moore, III, Clinton -
NPB Director
David Herring, Buies Creek -
NPPC Director
Kris Stewart, Goldsboro - NPB Director
Kraig Westerbeek, Warsaw -
NPPC Director

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ADVERTISER INDEX
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for their ongoing support.

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Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of NC Pork Report - Fall 2017

Letter From the President
Industry News
Producer Profile
Legislative Update
Profile: Brandon Hartman
Sustained Excellence in Swine Production
Youth News
Pork Checkoff Announces
Advertiser Index
NC Pork Report - Fall 2017 - Intro
NC Pork Report - Fall 2017 - cover1
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NC Pork Report - Fall 2017 - 5
NC Pork Report - Fall 2017 - Letter From the President
NC Pork Report - Fall 2017 - 7
NC Pork Report - Fall 2017 - Industry News
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NC Pork Report - Fall 2017 - Producer Profile
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NC Pork Report - Fall 2017 - Legislative Update
NC Pork Report - Fall 2017 - 25
NC Pork Report - Fall 2017 - Profile: Brandon Hartman
NC Pork Report - Fall 2017 - 27
NC Pork Report - Fall 2017 - Sustained Excellence in Swine Production
NC Pork Report - Fall 2017 - 29
NC Pork Report - Fall 2017 - 30
NC Pork Report - Fall 2017 - 31
NC Pork Report - Fall 2017 - Youth News
NC Pork Report - Fall 2017 - 33
NC Pork Report - Fall 2017 - Pork Checkoff Announces
NC Pork Report - Fall 2017 - 35
NC Pork Report - Fall 2017 - 36
NC Pork Report - Fall 2017 - 37
NC Pork Report - Fall 2017 - Advertiser Index
NC Pork Report - Fall 2017 - cover3
NC Pork Report - Fall 2017 - cover4
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