Also Known By: Belorusskaya chernopestraya, Byelorussian Black Pied, White-Russian Black Pied, White-Russian Black Spotted
This breed is found in the region surrounding Minsk in Belarus. It is a meat and lard breed which was developed from Large White, Large Black, Berkshire and Middle White crossed with local breeds in the late 19th century and in the 1920's.
Mason, I.L. 1996. A World Dictionary of Livestock Breeds, Types and Varieties. Fourth Edition. C.A.B International. 273 pp.
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