Norsvin Yorkshire is characterized by high daily gain, robust structure and superior feed efficiency. It promotes high piglet viability, and reproductive and maternal traits are combined with productive market hog traits.
Norsvin Yorkshire has a Scandinavian origin. In the US, a specializedpopulation is established; custom made for US conditions. Data from this population is also being added to the global genetic evaluation, as genetic lag is very low due to continuous linkage through semen from elite boars in Norway.
- 1,000 boars station tested/year
- 22,000 gilts and boars on-farm tested/year
Norsvin Yorkshire is a perfect component to Norsvin Landrace.