Pig farming is the raising and breeding of domestic pigs. It is a branch of animal husbandry. Pigs are raised principally as food. Typical weights for consumable pork are : 40kg – Butchers wts. 70kg – Joints and cured. 100kg Bacon (e.g. pork, bacon, gammon) and sometimes for their skin.
Global pig stocks
People’s Republic of China 425.6
United States 61.7
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