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Brazil: Topigs genetics - more piglets per sow

In 2012, Brazilian farms with Topigs genetics weaned 29.5 piglets per sow per year. This is 3.2 piglets more than the national average.

The 25 top herds with Topigs genetics weaned 30.4 piglets per sow per year. Topigs sows produced 13.0 liveborn and 12.0 weaned piglets per litter. The average for Brazil was 12.2 liveborn and 11.2 weaned piglets per litter.

The Topigs balanced breeding approach results in sows with high fertility, excellent mothering abilities, and vigorous, strong piglets.

Results with Topigs genetics in Brazil:

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