Studies on breeding market pigs by crossing Duroc and Poland with Minnesota No. 1.

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dc.contributor.author Aubel, C.E.
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dc.date.issued 2012-01-25
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/2097/13399
dc.description.abstract There has been much discussion in Kansas as to the desirability of using the Minnesota No. 1 breed of swine for crossing on other breeds. Consequently a few years ago one of these boards was secured for this purpose. In order to get as true a value of crossing as possible, it was planned in this experiment to double mate the sows. That is, to breed them to a boar of their own breed first and immediately after to breed them again to the Minnesota No. 1 boar. In this way it was theoretically possible to get in the same littler cross bred pigs and pure bred pigs. The plan involved further the separating of these pure bred and cross bed pigs and feeding them out for market in separate groups. en_US
dc.publisher Kansas Agricultural Experiment Station en_US
dc.relation.isPartOf 1949-1950 Progress Reports en_US
dc.relation.isPartOf Circular (Kansas Agricultural Experiment Station): 256 en_US
dc.subject Swine en_US
dc.subject Duroc en_US
dc.subject Poland en_US
dc.subject Gain en_US
dc.title Studies on breeding market pigs by crossing Duroc and Poland with Minnesota No. 1. en_US
dc.type Conference paper en_US
dc.date.published 1950 en_US
dc.citation.epage 47 en_US
dc.citation.spage 44 en_US
dc.description.conference 37th Annual Livestock Feeders’ Day. Kansas State College, Manhattan, KS, May 6, 1950 en_US

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