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#RealPigFarming unites pig farmers, academics, youth, veterinarians and allied industry members to discuss how modern pork production really works.
#RealPigFarming unites pig farmers, academics, youth, veterinarians and allied industry members to discuss how modern pork production really works.

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Did you know that 96 percent of pig farmers are involved in community or charitable organizations? Pig farmers understand the important role their businesses play in the lives of their employees, customers and the communities in which they live and work. Read more: http://bit.ly/1K5f3w6 #RealPigFarming

The National Pork Board is the pork industry's trade organization, seeking to unite pork producers with key stakeholders focused on building a bright future for the pork industry through research, promotion and education. #RealPigFarming http://bit.ly/1LkTTwk

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You might hear the phrase "factory farm" thrown around frequently. But what does that actually mean? Hear from real pig farmers: http://bit.ly/17y8HJN #RealPigFarming

Did you know that pigs don't sweat? Modern farming practices like indoor barns and ventiliation fans help keep pigs cool and comfortable all summer long. #RealPigFarming http://bit.ly/1DeeAXF

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Raising pigs indoors allows feed and water to be automated and very carefully monitored, ensuring each pig gets the care it needs. #RealPigFarming http://bit.ly/1BGYx6T

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Every farm has their own individual method of raising pigs. Farmers choose the method that works best for their pigs, their facility and their staff. Read Food and Swine's post on choosing how to raise your pigs: http://bit.ly/1eVjFgB #RealPigFarming

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Are you grilling up pork chops this weekend? Be sure to cook it to 145°! #RealPigFarming http://bit.ly/17NVX1r

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Pig farmers' generosity doesn't stop at the town line. In 2011, America's pork producers helped donate $100,000 worth of pork products to help victims of the Japanese tsunami. http://bit.ly/1D3UaxX #RealPigFarming

Pig farmers pledge to upload ethical principles to ensure they are producing the best pork ever for their communities. #RealPigFarming

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Helping the community is just the right thing to do, according to America's pig farmers. #RealPigFarming http://bit.ly/17NWznI
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