Pork producers vital to Iowa's economy

by 5m Editor
5 November 2003, at 12:00am

IOWA - The Iowa pork industry plays a significant role in the state's economy. The Iowa pork industry has an economic impact of nearly $12 billion on the Iowa economy - approximately 5% of the state's total economic output. Pork production generates 87,000 jobs for Iowans and provides nearly $3 billion in payroll income.

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