The president of the National Pork Board says one of their
priorities during the coronavirus outbreak is making sure producers remain
David Newman, a Missouri pork producer, says pork producers need
to know their checkoff dollars are hard to work making sure their farms can remain
operational. “Whether we’re talking
about working with their employees, whether we’re talking about providing them
with information if there is any type of disruption in their marketing, or
feed, or etc.,” he says.
He tells Brownfield from producers to consumers; they are working
to make sure everyone in the value chain has information available to them.
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