The F1 crossbred pig For Sale
The classical f1 crossbred for sale in south africa sow, is the result of crossing the Large White pig breed for sale and the Landrace pig breed as well as their resipirocal cross. These animals form the basis of numerous commercial production units locally and abroad.
The resultant hybrid vigour is achieved in all the reproductive traits and to a lesser extent in the production and carcass traits.
The progeny of crossbred sows are known to grow better pre-weaning whereas the f1 crossbred for sale produce more milk (a higher litter weaning weight), as well as more piglets per litter that are robust and that generally survive better