TITLE

Debut for 'world's most efficient pig'

AUTHOR(S)
Trickett, Sarah
PUB. DATE
May 2008
SOURCE
Farmers Weekly;5/23/2008, p83
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on the Geneconverter 700 (Gc700) boar line, introduced by JSR. Dubbed the world's most efficient pig, Gc700 has exceptional feed efficiency and a feed conversion rate (FCR) of 13.4%. According to Grant Walling, JSR research and development director, the reduction of 13.4% equates to a £5 feed-bill saving for every pig produced.
ACCESSION #
32572711

 

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