Illinois Pork is giving away a smoker to promote the sales of pork

The Business of Food with Steve Alexander

Illinois Pork Producers are giving away a hot pink Traeger electric pellet smoker.

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You’ll be the talk of your neighborhood if you win this hot pink smoker designed to resemble a pig. It’s part of the ongoing efforts of Illinois Pork Producers to promote the sales of pork. Entering, as IL Pork’s Jenny Ring tells Steve Alexander, is easy: Just take a photo of the receipt from any pork product you buy — whether at a grocery store or restaurant — and email it to IL Pork. Details are at The electric pellet smoker made by Traeger is worth nearly $1000, and IL Pork is throwing in some accessories and pork swag. Deadline to enter is December 17. Also, Chipotle spokesman Jonathan Zacks tells Steve about a food waste promotion benefitting farmers.

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