More TOPIGS Sows In The Netherlands

NETHERLANDS - In 2006 TOPIGS Nederland sold 2.8 % more gilts. In total 215,000 gilts were sold.
calendar icon 17 May 2007
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TOPIGS 20 is the most used sow with a market share of 72%. The turnover of semen for the in-house nucleus system rose by 6%. Dutch farmers produced about 140,000 gilts via the in-house nucleus system.

This means that a grand total of 355,000 TOPIGS gilts were sold in 2006, a market share of over 85%.

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