All posts by Quinton

About Quinton

Hi! I’m Quinton, director of communications for the Ohio Pork Council….probably better known as the voice of the Ohio Hog Farmers Facebook page. I’m way into Pigs, Cows, Cameras and Food!

Randy & Kyle Brown - Ohio Family Farm

Family Farms – Farming for Family

September 22, 2016 ,

“We love family farms, but do not care for large commercial (or factory farms).” This seems to be a common theme among many when discussing agriculture today, but what exactly is the differentiating factor between large and small, family and factory, appropriate or overkill? For a variety of reasons, the landscape of agriculture has evolved […]

Ohio Pork's Top Five Back to School Recipes

Ohio Pork’s Top Five Back to School Recipes

August 15, 2016

Disclaimer: I am not a parent and do not necessarily know the ins and outs of what it takes to get kids really excited about supper time. However, I am married to a schoolteacher and greatly enjoy macaroni and cheese (the kind shaped like cartoon characters are the best), so I feel like I can […]

There is no harmful antibiotic reside in the pork on your plate.

Are there antibiotics in bacon?

October 21, 2015 , , , ,

Ok, so we all want to “eat fresh,” but what’s with all this talk about “antibiotic free this” and “antibiotic free that”? Don’t get me wrong, I’m all about knowing what’s in my food – in fact, I prefer it that way. The truth is, though, many people are concerned with antibiotics in their food…they’re just not […]

Chocolate Bacon Brownies

Attention Bacon and Chocolate Lovers!! Bacon Brownie Recipe

June 15, 2015

Do you love bacon and chocolate?  If you’re like me and absolutely love both, then you should be excited about this great recipe that combines the two favorites! This combination of sweet and salty is surprisingly delicious and the recipe is quick and easy!  It took me about 15 minutes to mix all of the […]

Bacon Versus Hackers

BACON > HACKERS…Win a 6-month supply of FREE BACON!

May 29, 2015

So, here’s the deal. The Ohio Hog Farmers Facbook page, aka potentially the best thing going on the interweb, got hacked earlier today. These guys thought they could boost their level of coolness by surrounding themselves with the most high-class group of bacon-loving Facebook fans anyone has ever seen. Not so much. Since we’re back […]

Abby, Ohio Pork Council Intern

My passion is agriculture. Let’s talk about it.

May 5, 2015

Special guest blog written by Abby, our summer intern. She kinda rocks.  Since I was a little girl, agriculture has always been my passion.  I grew up on a cattle and grain farm in Marysville, Ohio.  With my birthday falling in the middle of May, it wasn’t odd to find me riding in the tractor […]