IL Producer Webinar: Mike Porth

The Pork Industry: Where Are We Now? And Where Are We Going?


Mike Porth has more than 36 years of experience in Corporate Agriculture, with the last 8 plus as Director of Pork Procurement with Smithfield Foods and previous stints at Cargill and ConAgra Foods. His enthusiasm towards agriculture is seen not only through his professional experiences, but through his volunteer work with different Pork Producer Associations and locally with Story County Pork Producers in Iowa. Mike enjoys using social media channels to show his support of agriculture and the products produced by the American Farmer! Mike resides in Ames, IA. with his wife Christine, they have four children and two granddaughters. He is an avid fan of golfing, Iowa State Athletics and the Chicago Bears and Chicago Cubs.



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