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Pork Promotion and Research Program  
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The Pork Promotion, Research, and Consumer Information Order is authorized by the Pork Promotion, Research, and Consumer Information Act of 1985 [7 U.S.C. 4801-4819]. The Act was passed as part of the 1985 Farm Bill. The program became effective on September 5, 1986, and assessments began November 1, 1986.

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Resources
 
  Pork Program Background Information  
 
  Pork Program Forms  
 
  Pork Promotion and Research Act of 1985 PDF file  
 
  Pork Promotion and Research Order - PDF  
 
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See Also
 
  Beef Program  
 
  Lamb Program  
 
  Sorghum Program  
 
  Soybean Program  
 
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  Last Modified Date: 06/21/2012