The farm produces:
|Crop ||Number||Sold to.... |
|Pure bred Large Whites||600 gilts||UK Multiplication Units and UK and North European customers. About 20% of JSR pig unit production goes for breeding stock to the JSR Genetics units|
|Pure bred Landrace||600 gilts|
|Large White/Landrace||5000 slaughter pigs - average 70kg deadweight||UK slaughterhouse - Malton Bacon Factory|
The top boars which are selected through the JSR genetics programme (PEST) are sent to JSR Artificial Insemination stations for customer purchase of AI.
Sale boars and gilts for use in customer breeding herds are sold both to customers here in the UK and also exported worldwide.
In addition, pig manure and slurry are treated and used on arable land as fertiliser.