Pork Partnership Continuing To Feed Missourians In Need
June 28, 2020 8:55AM CDT
The partnership helping to lessen the backlog of market-ready hogs while providing meals to families suddenly in need continues to deliver. Missouri Farmers Care and the Missouri Pork Association teamed up last month to launch the project. Missouri Farmers Care executive director Ashley McCarty…
McCarty says the project is providing a solution to two problems caused by the economic fallout from the coronavirus pandemic.
Earlier this week, Missouri Farmers Care announced the donation of 16,000 servings of ground pork to the SEMO Food Bank, from hogs supplied by several nearby farms. Details on how producers, processors or supporters can help are available on the Missouri Farmers Care website.