Don't Miss the 2018 World Pork Expo

The home of all things pork and everything pig is back, and to celebrate its 30th year, it's bigger and better than ever. More than 20,000 producers and ag professionals attended the 2017 Expo, including approximately 1,000 international guests from 40 countries. There's no better place to gather story ideas and updates on pork production than the world's largest pork-specific trade show, with more than 360,000 square feet of exhibits showcasing products, services and technologies from around the world. Come for the pork. Stay for the industry's best education, networking and innovation.

Exciting changes are coming to the 30th World Pork Expo, June 6-8, at the Iowa State Fairgrounds in Des Moines, Iowa. Be on the lookout for more media updates ahead.

Register Now for Exclusive Media Access

Register for your media credentials online now. You'll receive an email confirming your registration. Check the status of your registration anytime by sending us an email.

Help Your Readers, Viewers and Listeners Save on Registration

Help us get the word out to pork producers — now through May 31, attendees can save 50 percent off the price of admission. That's a discounted rate of $10 for a three-day pass. Producers can take advantage of these savings at

Book Your Room Now

It's never too early to make your travel plans. We make it easy. Visit our website to access a list of official Expo hotels and transportation options in and around the Des Moines area.

Covering the Story? We Can Help.

From b-roll and photos to ready-to-use logos, we have the assets you need to tell a compelling story. Get started today at our online Media Center. Looking for a specific photo? Want more details about an event? Need help lining up an interview before, during or after Expo? Contact our This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it." rel=" noopener noreferrer" target="_blank">media-relations team — we're here to help.

Pork. Pork. & More Pork.

Presented by the National Pork Producers Council, World Pork Expo is the go-to event for educational seminars, networking opportunities, the latest product information, and plenty of delicious pork.