Pig Sale

Block and Bridle Pig Sale

March 27, 2017

Swine Genetics International and Iowa State University Block and Bridle Club hosted the Proven to Win pig sale at the Jeff and Deb Hansen Agriculture Student Learning Center on Saturday, March 25.  The Department of Animal Science Swine Teaching farm sold a Duroc Barrow, Berkshire Gilt, Crossbred Barrow and Crossbred Gilt. The Duroc Barrow was 5th in the purebred sift and sold for $450 in the auction. The four pigs combined to sell for $1250. Read more about Block and Bridle Pig Sale

Swine Genetics International (SGI) and Block and Bridle Proven to Win Pig Sale

March 28, 2016

This past weekend SGI and Block and Bridle held the Proven to Win Pig Sale.  The event was held at the Jeff and Deb Hansen Agriculture Student Learning Center and was the most productive sale yet with 138 hogs averaging around $322/head.  According to Block and Bridle Pig Sale Co-Chair, “This is an event where breeders can spotlight their hogs to potential buyers. Many purchase these hogs for 4-H and FFA events. Block and Bridle is involved to give students and alumni the opportunity to gain experience in the pig business and network with others in the swine field. Read more about Swine Genetics International (SGI) and Block and Bridle Proven to Win Pig Sale

Tags: 
Subscribe to RSS - Pig Sale