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by craiglibby
Mon Nov 18, 2019 9:34 pm
Forum: REPRODUCTION
Topic: Bred?
Replies: 2
Views: 317

Re: Bred?

What signs was she showing that the timing was right for a dose?
by craiglibby
Wed Nov 13, 2019 12:45 am
Forum: BOARS
Topic: current semen prices
Replies: 4
Views: 679

Re: current semen prices

Shaffer’s Gold Rush has some great deals on some nice boars, year round. Look for their Super Saver boars. They’re $35/dose. Shipley’s has boar specials every Monday and Thursday. Generally they’re priced around $50/dose, but currently their boar specials are $25/dose because this is their off seaso...
by craiglibby
Sat Nov 02, 2019 1:38 am
Forum: BOARS
Topic: Duroc Boars
Replies: 2
Views: 591

Re: Duroc Boars

My recommendation (for what it's worth) would be to go back to Shaffer's and use Forefront, or maybe try Grand Slam from Shipley's. Both outfits have a good selection of red boars, as does Crossroads and Chad Hill Durocs. Shipley's also has some new Durocs out of Focus that look like they're very we...
by craiglibby
Fri Nov 01, 2019 7:44 am
Forum: REPRODUCTION
Topic: Matrix or PG 600?
Replies: 1
Views: 369

Matrix or PG 600?

We have a sow that we are needing to get bred, and this will be her 2nd litter. When we bred her as a gilt early this year, she had numerous obvious signs of being in heat, but she never locked up and stood. Based on timing, we got 3 doses in her and she settled just fine. She had a litter of 7 in J...