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Pork producers applaud line speed extension

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The National Pork Producers Council is applauding the recent announcement that the USDA is extending a pilot program that allows processing plants to run at increased line speeds. 

Duane Stateler, an Ohio producer and president-elect of NPPC, tells Brownfield…

“I’m glad they got the line speed sort of taken care of temporarily.”  He says, “We got a year extension on it so they can do a better study. I think USDA and FSIS has done a good job of putting together a study that will give them good results.

Pork producers applaud line speed extension