Author Archives: Hon. Jerry Weller

About Hon. Jerry Weller

Jerry Weller is a former Congressman from Illinois who now leads New World Group Advocacy in Washington, DC. His family operated a leading Hog breeding operation that exported Duroc and Hampshire breeding stock to over 30 countries. He fondly recalls the time he exhibited the Grand Champion Barrow at the State Fair 4-H Show.

Change can be good—for producers, consumers, and animals

If I’ve learned anything through my life—whether growing up on my family’s fifth generation hog farm, or through my time representing the voters of an diverse rural, suburban and urban congressional district for seven terms in the U.S. House of … Continue reading

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