Press Releases

October 9, 2017

National Pork Board Teams with Hick Hop Innovator Cowboy Troy to Celebrate Pork Chops

Hick Hop song “Porkchop” debuts video in time for October National Pork Month WATCH THE VIDEO HERE Des Moines – Oct. 9, 2017 – Nothing gets your toes tapping better than a song about food. You may have had your…


January 26, 2017

NATIONAL PORK BOARD LAUNCHES DAILY SWEEPSTAKES TO RECOGNIZE AMERICA’S LOVE OF PORK

#PorkNowSweeps Celebrates Pork as the Taste of Now With More Than $10,000 In Prizes DES MOINES, Iowa, Jan. 26, 2017 – Starting today through April 15, Americans have the chance to be rewarded for something they’re doing now more than…


October 20, 2016

New Pork Be Inspired Facebook Bot Serves Up Delicious Recipes to Match and Celebrate Any Moment this Holiday Season

DES MOINES, Iowa (October 11, 2016) – Thanksgiving and Christmas command the holiday spotlight every year, but this year, the National Pork Board (NPB) is setting out to help Americans make every moment one worth celebrating – big or small.…


May 17, 2016

Meet the Grill: The One “Guy” Guaranteed to Help You Fire Up the Best Summer Ever

The National Pork Board’s latest integrated campaign brings a grill to life to inspire people everywhere to shake things up with pork DES MOINES, Iowa (May 17, 2016) – This summer, things are really about to get cooking. For the…


November 2, 2015

Want to Know the Tastiest Way to Say Thanks? It’s Called Porksgiving.

The National Pork Board is inspiring people to give back with pork through the New Year DES MOINES, Iowa (Nov. 2, 2015) – From the beginning of November until New Year’s Day we’re reminded of countless opportunities to give back…


October 1, 2015

When Fall Weather Hits, The Perfect Pork Dish Is Just A Click Away

“Daily Porkcast” tool pairs new recipes with local forecasts for delicious autumn pork meals DES MOINES, Iowa (Sept. 8, 2015) – Facing a rainy day? Cooling down during the dog days of summer? Trying to heat things up on a…


May 27, 2015

The National Pork Board Launches Summer Mission to Save the Country from Flavorless Grills

New social series “crashes” cookouts to show grillers how easy it is to grill flavorful pork all summer DES MOINES, Iowa (May 19, 2015) – Grilling season is about to heat up – but the National Pork Board (NPB) discovered…


May 27, 2015

The National Pork Board Brings Healthy and Delicious Pork to BBQs Across America with Celebrity Chefs and Radio DJs

“Crash” cookouts to show African American consumers how easy it is to cook lean pork recipes on the grill this summer DES MOINES, Iowa (May 26, 2015) – Summer signals the start of the grilling season, and the National Pork…


February 26, 2015

American Food Trends “Heat Up” Via Social Food Sharing

New data from the National Pork Board reveals diverse flavors lead food sharing; pork is the “spiciest” meat DES MOINES, Iowa (Feb. 26, 2014) – After analyzing more than 30 million posts[1] on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram to discover…