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NEW for you – Showpig.com Calendar & Archives

Showpig.com’s fresh look features a revamped auction calendar and archives. Both sections make it easy to find the sales you were looking for.
The most current ongoing or upcoming auctions are featured at the top of our home page, just click on the logo of the sale you’d like to browse.
We hope that our new website makes it even easier for you to #bidbuyshowwin.
Don’t forget, there are advertising opportunities available on each of our new pages. If you’re interested in advertising on our improved website, please contact our Showpig.com team.

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Southwest Type Conference Highlights

Bid. Buy. Show. Win.
Have your Showpig.com purchases found their way to the backdrop? If so, upload your photo to our winner’s submissions page. All winners will be eligible for prize drawings held throughout the year, and they will be featured on our champion’s page.
CLICK HERE TO UPLOAD YOUR WINNER
Speaking of winners, check out these results from the Southwest Type Conference!

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Breeder Central

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How They Work :: Hi Point Genetics

Learn How They Work at Hi Point Genetics.

What is your goal at Hi Point Genetics, when raising showpigs?

Hi Point Genetics of Chrisman, Illinois, work each day to make showpigs better, but this doesn’t stop at the backdrop.

“Not only better in terms of making it to the backdrop, but also better in the sense of being a successful project for the buyer. We feel that if we can make the customers life better, then we have had a successful exchange,” Mike Miller says.

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by kgb in Purina® Hot Spot

Sunday, April 22, 2018 at 8:13 PM

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Gilts not standing on Day 5 after Matrix - ADVICE NEEDED, TIME SENSITIVE!

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gilts vs. barrows

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