PIGS ARE RAISED IN ND
SERVINGS ARE PRODUCED BY AN AVERAGE PIG
Pigs do not have sweat glands and so they lay in mud or water to cool off.
- An omnivorous, even-toed ungulate of the family Suidae. Includes pigs, hogs, and boars, having a stout body with thick skin, a short neck and movable snout
- An uncastrated male hog
- A male hog that has been castrated
- An adult female pig
- A young sow that has not given birth to a litter of piglets
- Newborn pigs
TOP BREEDS IN ND
“EVERYTHING BUT THE OINK”
- Pig by-products have led to many life-supporting and saving technologies!
Swine research led to the development of CAT scans
Heart valves from hogs have also been used in valve replacements for humans
Besides just pharmaceutical use, pig by-products are found in everyday products such as makeup, cleaning supplies and soaps.
Pigs can run a seven minute mile
Ham is the most popular lunch sandwich in the US
Pigs are found on every continent but Antarctica