Entries by Minnesota Pork Producers Association

Minnesota Pork Producers Association Annual Meeting Agenda

Minnesota Pork Producers Association Annual Meeting  January 15, 2018 1:30 a.m.-4:00 p.m. Minneapolis Hilton- Symphony III 1001 S. Marquette Ave, Minneapolis Minnesota  AGENDA I. Call to Order – Jay Moore -MPPA president II. Introductions- MPPA Executive Board, National Pork Producers Council Board Members, MPPA Staff III. Review of Annual Meeting Procedures, Rules of Debate- Bruce […]

MPPA Elections held, Timmerman joins board

Daryl Timmerman of Mankato was elected to the Minnesota Pork Producers Association (MPPA) during their Annual Meeting held on Monday, January 16 at the Minneapolis Hilton in conjunction with the 50th Minnesota Pork Congress. Adam Barka of Sleepy Eye and David Mensink from Preston were re-elected to the MPPA board for another term.  Timmerman will […]

Minnesota Agriculture Water Resource Center Update

*Information provided from the Minnesota Agriculture Water Resource Center  Nearly 500 Attend Nutrient Management Conferences Perhaps driven by headlines about nitrates in groundwater, the Des Moines Water Works lawsuit and lower crop prices, crowds totaling nearly 500 attended a pair of nutrient management conferences hosted by the Minnesota Agricultural Water Resource Center in February. Researchers […]

Pre-Session Review

Short Session to Kick off March 8th This will be one of the shortest sessions on record. The following is the time line that has been adopted: Convene March 8th Three committee deadlines for the 2016 session have been established: April 1, committees must act favorably on bills in the house of origin; April 8, […]