"Hog markets have dropped to unprofitable levels for many producers this fall. 'This is a challenging time for agriculture and especially for our producers,' says Jan Archer, National Pork Board (NPB) president and a pork producer from Goldsboro, North Carolina. 'Our goal is to help producers during this time and provide consumers with a great value and quality pork.'"
"Archer shared a few of the things the NPB, using Pork Checkoff funds, is doing to keep pork moving and help producers." http://www.agriculture.com/news/livestock/7-ways-to-keep-pork-moving