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4H-SWG-04: Selecting Pigs for Youth Swine Shows

Figure 6. From left to right: a pig with secondary indicators of growth that suggest he should be a nice project; a low-volumed gilt that will likely remain lean to a heavy weight and will likely be too slow-growing; and a wide-chested, big-bodied barrow on the right that will likely have too much 10th rib fat thickness by 280 lbs.

Credit: National Swine Registry