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2018 World Pork Expo Recap

With RECORD SETTING number of hogs exhibited in the Jr. and Open show and interaction with our showpig and international customers, this year’s World Pork Expo was nothing less than remarkable! Here is a 2018 World Pork Expo Recap from the SGI Team: 

 

WORLD PORK EXPO CHAMPIONS

Champion Division 3 & 3rd Overall Cross Gilt

World Pork Expo Jr. Nationals

Sired by: DIRTY SECRET

Raised by: Lackey Livestock, TX

 

High-Selling Crossbred Gilt

2018 World Pork Expo

Sired by: DIRTY SECRET

Raised by: Heimer Hampshires, MO

 

3rd Overall Berkshire Barrow

2018 World Pork Expo Jr. Nationals

Sired by: SLIM JIM

Raised by: Heimer Hampshires, MO

 

Grand Champion Hamp Sired Cross

World Pork Expo Jr. Nationals

Sired by: CLICK 285

Raised by: Heimer Hampshires, MO

 

5th Overall Division 1 Duroc Gilts

World Pork Expo Jr. Nationals

Sired by: BRAKE LIGHTS

Raised by: Lettow Show Pigs, IA

 

Reserve Duroc Gilt

World Pork Expo Open Show

Sired by: FEEL THE BURN

Raised by: Livermore Swine Genetics, IL

 

3rd Overall Division 4 Cross Gilts

World Pork Expo Jr. Nationals

Sired by: DIRTY SECRET

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Field of Dreams 2018

SGI is excited to participate in the Field of Dreams pig sale and futurity show again this year!

The Field of Dreams sift and sale will take place on March 17, 2018 at the Boone County Fairgrounds in Lebanon, IN.  The date for the futurity show will be announced later.

REMINDER – Entries are due March 5th.

Thank you to the Field of Dreams crew for inviting us to participate in these two great events!

For more information, see the flyer below.

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:: EXCITING NEWS ::

Due to the overwhelming demand and excitement surrounding Dirty Secret semen, we will be offering 2 doses for each Monday collection from March 1 – May 17 to be auctioned on Showpig/The Pig Planet Auctions on Sunday, February 25. For questions surrounding the auction format feel free to reach out to an SGI salesman.

 

:: The DIRTY SECRET Resume ::

Grand Barrow ‘17 NAILE Louisville
Grand Overall Gilt ‘17 Arizona National
Reserve Grand Cross Barrow ‘17 Arizona National
Grand Overall Barrow ‘18 NWSS Denver
Reserve Grand Overall Barrow ‘18 NWSS Denver
Grand Cross Barrow ‘18 NJSA SE Regional
Reserve Grand Overall Barrow ‘18 Forth Worth Stock Show

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Catch an SGI Representative at these March Events

Catch an SGI Representative at these March Events:

Idaho Pork Conference in Boise, ID March 10
Natural Pork Conference in Ames, IA March 15
VIV Asia in Bangkok, Thailand March 13 -17
Field of Dreams Pig Sale in Lebanon, IN March 18
Houston Livestock Show & Rodeo in Houston, TX March 18-24
Two-State Pork Conference in Okoboji, IA March 23
SGI/ISU B&B Proven to Win Pig Sale in Ames, IA March 25

For more upcoming events, check out the calendar here.

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