WPA Awards Record Number of Youth Pig Project Scholarships

LANCASTER, WI- The Wisconsin Pork Association (WPA) Youth Committee recently awarded 85 youth with $100 scholarships to help offset the costs of their upcoming 4-H and FFA swine projects. The Youth Pig Project grant program began in 2003 to encourage youth to become involved in the Wisconsin pork industry through projects that offer opportunities to develop life skills and showcase career opportunities.