Sophie with some pigs in a pen© Richard Stanton
Back in February I talked about the astounding weights we achieved out of Batch G, in which the bacon pigs averaged 90kg deadweight (117.7kg live) at 157 days old, thereby catching us out with a shocking 12% overweights.   It’s not something we’ve seen before. Not wanting to make the same mistake again, we pulled 140 flyers from Batch H at 146 days old.  They still managed to average 83.4kg dead (113kg live), giving an average daily gain from weaning of […]