Breeding Swine Evaluation


Duration: 40 min.

Item Number: CEVD0441W

Price: $59.00

Lesson topics include:

  • Judging breeding swine
  • Judging boars
  • Judging gilts
  • Evaluating breeding scenarios
  • Ranking a keep/cull class
  • Oral reasons
  • and many more!

Featured experts discuss how to use breeding scenarios coupled with visual appraisal to evaluate breeding swine. Student judges are shown how to lose the fewest number of points while ranking a class (a keep/cull commercial gilt class is presented). Also demonstrated ranking a class of Yorkshire boars and a class of Hampshire gilts using their breeding scenarios. Experts defend their placings, providing excellent sets of oral reasons. Ten questions follow the Yorkshire and the Hampshire class. A breeding scenario sheet is included with the video. A supplement is included.