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Breeds of Livestock - Large Black-white Swine

Breeds of Livestock - Large Black-white Swine

Large Black-white

lgblck1.jpgThis pig of the Zhujiang River Delta in Guandong Province of China. It has a hair coat of black and white patches, a slightly concave back and pendulous, drooping belly. This breed is also precocious, with its first mating a 3 to 4 months old, and is prolific, with 13 pigs per litter; there are 7 pairs of teats. 


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Reference:

Cheng, P. (1984) Livestock breeds of China. Animal Production and Health Paper 46 (E, F, S). Publ. by FAO, Rome, 217 pp.

Photographs:

Cheng, P. (1984) Livestock breeds of China. Animal Production and Health Paper 46 (E, F, S). Publ. by FAO, Rome, 217 pp.

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