Conformation and Structural Soundness Guidelines for Replacement Gilts

Conformation and Structural Soundness Guidelines for Replacement Gilts

It is important to evaluate replacement gilts carefully for good conformation and structural soundness. This photo gallery is based on the popular National Hog Farmer educational poster illustrating conformation and structural soundness guidelines for replacement gilts. The illustrations and photos provide examples of both good conformation, and foot and leg deficiencies.