Pig farming is the raising and breeding of domestic pigs. It is a .... Gilt, young
female not yet mated, or not yet farrowed, or after only one litter (depending on
swine - refers to animals in the pig family; barrow - a young, castrated male swine
; boar - a sexually mature male swine; gilt - a young female pig; hog - a mature ...
A gilt is a young female pig. In common use, gilt is used to refer to a pig that has
not yet been bred, whether only a few months old or approaching a year.
Feb 7, 2014 ... Barrow – a young, castrated male swine. Boar – a sexually mature male swine.
Gilt – a young female pig. Hog – a mature swine (usually ...
A young female pig is reproductively mature around the age of eight months.
Sows typically give birth to eight or nine piglets with each litter, with some litters ...
Doeling is a young female goat less than a year old. Flock is a ... Piglet or baby
pig refers to a young pig in its first 14-21 days of life and is still nursing. Shoat is a
Cat, tomcat, queen, kitten, clutter, clowder, litter (young born to one female), ...
Hog, boar, sow, shoat, farrow, drove, herd, litter (a group of young born to one ...
Feb 5, 2013 ... Probably because I am both a pig farmer and a hog farmer. ... Gilt – A young
female swine, generally under 12 months of age, who has not yet ...
A unaltered male pig is called a boar, an altered male pig is a barrow. A female
pig that has not given birth is called a gilt and a female pig that.
Cull sow, full-grown female sold for slaughter. ... Feeder Pig, These are young
pigs, usually 6 – 10 weeks old that are produced by one farm then purchased