Pig farming is the raising and breeding of domestic pigs. It is a branch of animal
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A female pig that has never had a litter of piglets is called a gilt, while a female
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A male pig may be called a boar, barrow and stag. These gender specific terms
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PIGS. THE BASICS: • BORE : male pig. • SOW : female pig that has given birth. •
GILT : female ... Pigs can get SUNBURNED just like you and me. They use the ...
The words pig, hog and swine are all generic terms without regard to gender,
size or breed. A male pig is called a boar. A female pig is called a gilt if she hasn't
Before You Visit the Barns ... buck- a sexually mature male goat; doe - a female
goat; kid - a young goat; wether - a castrated male goat ... gilt - a young female
pig; hog - a mature swine (usually weighing more than 120 pounds); pig - a
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