for Meat

"Unknown to many, individual pig breeds have pros and cons to raising them. There are some pig breeds kept for their meat which are more profitable than others."

"Berkshire pigs are famous for their quality and taste of meat. Their pork is known to be tender, juicy, and full of flavor."

Berkshire Pigs

"Duroc pigs are one of the oldest breeds in the U.S. and are reared for their quality, well-marbled meat."

Duroc Pigs

"The Hereford pig or Hereford hog was developed in the mid-90s from a synthesis of Poland China, Chester White, and Duroc pigs. It’s one of the rare pig breeds."


"The Yorkshire pig breed is a domestic breed and one of the most sought-after worldwide due to its quality bacon."