British Landrace Pigs

British Landrace Pigs Sows consistently produce litters of 10-12 piglets. This breed produces good quality pigs for meat production. Landrace pigs grow quickly. The skin of British Landrace Pigs is white. This breed is very efficient at food conversion.  This breed originated in Scandinavia. The pigs are suited to indoor systems. This breed is not hardy. They are a lean breed with a … Read more

Large White Pigs

Large White Pigs Sows consistently produce litters of 10-12 piglets. Large Whites produce good quality pigs for meat production. They grow quickly. This breed is very efficient at food conversion.  A very popular breed. The breed was developed by Yorkshire factory workers during the 19th century. It’s a strong breed. Easy to rear. Produces lean meat. These pigs have white … Read more

Breeds Of Pig

Commercial Breeds Of Pig Pigs which are kept by farmers for commercial purposes are; Large White British Landrace Welsh British Saddleback (Wessex Saddleback) The two most important breeds for pig farmers are the Large White and the British Landrace. Large White and British Landrace Pigs Sows of both breeds consistently produce litters of 10-12 piglets. … Read more