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Performance of East German pig breeds

, : Performance of East German pig breeds. Neue Landwirtschaft ( 4): 59-61

For German Landrace, Edelschwein, Leicoma, Pietrain, "Landrace B", Hampshire x Pietrain and Hampshire x Duroc pigs, performance tested in the former German Democratic Republic in 1993, daily gain averaged 754, 813, 831, 629, 719, 759 and 778 g respectively, food consumption per kg gain 2.79, 2.63, 2.84, 2.78, 2.55, 2.59 and 2.63 kg, backfat thickness 2.5, 2.6, 2.6, 1.7, 2.2, 2.1 and 2.2 cm, eye-muscle area 42.5, 41.5, 40.4, 56.8, 52.4, 52.9 and 47.5 cmsuperscript 2, and pH of loin meat 45 min after slaughter 5.99, 6.1, 5.84, 5.5, 5.44, 5.9 and 6.21; the average percentage of carcass lean was 52.8, 53.9, 50.9, 61.2, 59.3, 58.7 and 57.3. Data are tabulated on results in previous years, the performance of the progeny of 3 sire breeds, with the effects of restricted feeding, nutrition, sire breed and sex on the percentage of lean in the carcass.


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