Hog lift from Iowa is renowned in U.S.-Japan diplomacy
A gesture of friendship and caring from Iowa to Japan — in the form of a couple dozen breeding hogs and some sacks of feed — has stood the test of time. And, as a group of Iowa farmers found out recently, the aid effort 56 years ago is renowned at the highest levels of U.S. diplomacy in Japan even today.
During a visit to the U.S. Embassy in Tokyo during the Iowa Farm Bureau Federation (IFBF)...
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