Family Farms, Inc. Forms Partnership with TOPIGS

by 5m Editor
4 February 2011, at 9:38am

PHILIPPINES - TOPIGS and Family Farms, Inc in the Philippines have formalized a strategic pig genetics agreement which is composed of gilt multiplication and installation of a modern artificial insemination centers.

This agreement will make available the newest and top genetic materials of TOPIGS for both the sow lines and terminal/boar lines in the Philippine swine industry.

The first phase of this project will cover the Luzon island where most of the commercial pig operations are situated and then the next phase will be in the central part of the country to cover the Visayas and Mindanao islands.

This joint undertaking will ensure the significant contribution of TOPIGS and Family Farms for local farmers to have an access of the technologies in genetics and breeding by TOPIGS as well as the proven experience of Family Farms, Inc. in industrial pig farming that emphasizes on total farm economics thru application of available technologies as well as their decades of hands on management in pig production systems.