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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 […]

properly cooked pork loin changes lives - what's your superpower?

Pork Roast Recipe – Properly Cooked Pork Changes Lives

October 20, 2015 , , , , , ,

Ohio farmers are fantastic!  We recently had 25 local farmers volunteer to pass out samples of properly cooked pork roast and recipes while answering questions at the Preble County Pork Festival. Farmer volunteers cut the pork loins into chops, and then kept cutting until we had bite size pieces. In total, the team grilled and sampled […]

Easy Slow Cooker Pulled Pork

Easy Back to School Meal Idea – Pulled Pork Sandwiches

September 9, 2015 , , , , , , , , , , ,

Preparing simple family meals is one of the many goals that I try to juggle as a working mom.  As I ask friends for dinner ideas and look around the internet, I’m reminded that the slow cooker can be a great kitchen tool.  I have a personal goal of learning more delicious slow cooker meals. […]

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 […]