Through the program, called “Passion for Pork,” Wisconsin Pork Association (WPA) and the Wisconsin Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection (DATCP) have joined forces to start a new program connecting Wisconsin pork producers with local meat processors who are extending their hours of operation to process and package the pork to help meet the growing demand for food bank and food pantry resources. Wisconsin food banks are getting the pork into the hands of those in need.

September 2, 2020
Kestrel Ridge, Columbus, WI 
Held the first week in September, Wisconsin Pork Association’s annual Pork Classic golf outing brings together producers, industry allies, and friends from across the state for a fun-filled day of golf and networking.
Team registration is $300. Individuals can sign-up for $75, and you will be assigned a team. The fee includes 18 holes of golf, cart, lunch, reception and hole and team prizes.
Funds raised during the outing support Wisconsin Pork Association’s public policy, advocacy, and legislative representation for the pork industry in Wisconsin.

July 23-27, 2020

Wisconsin State Fairgrounds

West Allis, WI

The Wisconsin State Fair may be canceled this year, but you can still snag many of your Fair favorites.

A part of the event’s State Fair Necessities initiative the new drive-thru will open for four weekends throughout July and August in Wisconsin State Fair Park. Cars will be invited to drive into the grounds, where several vendors will be scattered, selling their signature snacks and more to be enjoyed at home. (There will be no dine-in options)

July 13, 2020

WPA 21st Annual Pork Classic Golf Outing Scheduled for September 2

Fore! Pork producers, allied industry representatives, and friends of the pork industry are invited to participate in Wisconsin Pork Association’s (WPA) 21st Annual Pork Classic golf outing. The event will take place on September 2nd at the Kestrel Ridge Golf Course in Columbus, WI.  This is an opportunity to network with pork industry professionals, and […]

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July 24, 2020

2020 Curbside Pork Schoppe

The State Fair Necessities are bringing together all that you love about the Wisconsin State Fair! July 23-26 the Pork Schoppe will be in West Allis, serving some of your favorites.

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