The Minnesota Pork Congress will be held in Mankato today and tomorrow. Jessica Beyer with Greater Mankato Growth says the community is excited to host the event.

“This is the first time in the event’s history it will be in the greater Mankato area,” said Beyer. “It will feature 900 attendees and the largest trade show in Mankato history.”

The event will be held from nine a.m.until five p.m.at the Mayo Clinic Health System event center.