The Pennsylvania Livestock Association is governed by an elected Board of Directors representing livestock producers and breeders, Allied Industries such as feed manufacturing, livestock marketing, and meat packing - The PA Department of Agriculture - The PA State University College of Agriculture, University of PA New Bolton Center, Delaware Valley College of Science and Agriculture, and others interested in the livestock industry.




  • To provide a structure that can represent the total livestock industry at the state level.

  • To provide a structure that will encourage cooperation between the Livestock Industry and any other Agricultural Organizations or associations in matters of mutual interest-education, promotion, research, and legislation.

  • To develop future leadership in agriculture by encouraging and supporting youth activities.

  • To provide a structure that will encourage a close working relationship with government agencies and educational institutions for improving the livestock industry.

  • To encourage and support education and research programs related to the livestock industry.

  • To provide a communication link between other state livestock and allied industry groups.

  • To encourage activities to provide better understanding between the consumer and the livestock industry.




  • An Informative Newsletter

  • Governmental Monitoring

  • Leadership Oppertunities

  • Spokesman for the Industry

  • Major Youth Program

  • Membership Certificate

  • Awards

  • Farm Show Representative

  • Education and Research

  • Primary Sponsor of the Keystone International Livestock Exposition