Gilt/Boar Breeder Stock
DanBred Landrace is one of the female breeds in the DanBred crossbreeding system.
DanBred Landrace has a high fertility and good mothering abilities, and it is known to produce large litters of robust pigs. Additionally, DanBred Landrace is a strong animal with solid legs and a high lean meat percentage.
As a result, DanBred Landrace is often used as a female breed for production of DanBred Hybrid, which is the optimal cross for production of finishers.
DanBred Landrace originates from the Danish Landrace, which has been bred specifically for production of bacon for the British market since the beginning of the 20th century. DanBred Landrace is the result of the Danish Pig Breeding Programme, which, since the early 1970s, has focused on daily gain, feed conversion, longevity, fertility and meat quality in a 100 % professional setup based on state-of-the-art methods and technology.
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