Genesus Competitive Edge: Agro Eco_Russia

16

Genesus is a Global Genetic Company. Agro Eco is a producer in Russia. The results below are from Genesus Duroc bred to Genesus Yorkshire/Landrace F-1’s. The farm is 2,700 sows farrow to finish on one site.

Agro Eco is getting excellent results, a testament to their expertise of their swine production team and Genesus.

Performance

Unit

Average age at first mating

230

days

Mating weight

320>

lb.

Backfat of replacement gilts at mating

0.63 – 0.71

In.

Farrowing rate

90

%

Total born per litter

16.97

Piglets

Live born per litter

14.92

Piglets

Born alive per litter for 1st parity

13.51

Piglets

Replacement % per year

52

%

Replacement gilts coming on heat

95

%

Mortality at farrowing

9

%

Weaned per sow/per year

33.35

Piglets

Average weaning age

23

days

Average weaning weight

15.9

lb.

Nursery mortality

1.7

%

ADWG nursery

19.15

oz

Finisher mortality

2.9

%

ADWG finisher

31.75

oz

Nursery + finisher mortality

4.6

%

Average slaughter weight

289

lb.

Average slaughter age

180

days

Whole Herd FCE (Including Sow Feed)

2.75

lb.

Space per Pig Nursery

2.7

sq. ft

Space per Pig Finisher

6.46

sq. ft

Sold lb./sq. ft at finisher (net area)

1345

lb.

Sold lb./sq. ft Nursery and Finisher

1113

lb.

Weight sold/per sow/per year

9186

lb.

  • Gilts averaged 230 days and 320 lb. at the time of first mating.
  • Average born alive from gilt litters is 13.51

  • Average liveborn per litter is now 14.92 and
  • Piglet mortality is 9%
  • A total of 33.35 piglets weaned per sow per year.

  • Average weaning weight for the 13.57 weaned per sow farrowed is 15.9 lb. at 23 days.
  • Litters per sow per year is 2.457 giving a 148.5 day average sow cycle time. With the 23 day weaning and 6 days wean to mating this means an excellent 4.5 empty days per cycle.
  • Due to the higher than expected breeding performance, both nursery and finisher are tightly stocked with space per pig of 2.7 sq. ft in Nursery and 6.46 sq. ft in Finisher. Even at these very tight stocking rates growth rates are good.
  • Pigs reach 289 lb. liveweight at 180 days from birth.
  • Wean to finish mortality is 4.6% and pigs show very few signs of vice.
  • Whole herd feed conversion rate, including sow feed is 2.75

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here