Hybrid LY/YL (F1)
Otrada LY gilts (Hybrid F1) The production sow is a first cross (F1) between Otrada Landrace and Otrada Yorkshire. Otrada LY sows have very high fertility, good teats, high life expectancy and are very friendly.
Yorkshire (YY)
Otrada Yorkshire boars (YY) Otrada Yorkshire is one of the dam lines in the Otrada crossbreeding program for the production of Otrada LY gilts. Otrada Yorkshire is known for its high meat percentage, impressive daily weight gain, high feed efficiency and good meat quality. Fertility and mothering ability are excellent. Along with Otrada Landrace, Otrada Yorkshire provides the best cross-bred sows for the production of finishers with outstanding performance.
Yorkshire (YY)
Otrada Yorkshire gilts (YY) Otrada Yorkshire is one of the dam lines in the Otrada crossbreeding program for the production of Otrada LY gilts. Otrada Yorkshire is known for its high meat percentage, impressive daily weight gain, high feed efficiency and good meat quality. Fertility and mothering ability are excellent. Along with Otrada Landrace, Otrada Yorkshire provides the best cross-bred sows for the production of finishers with outstanding performance.
Landrace (LL)
Otrada Landrace boars (LL) Otrada Landrace is one of the dam lines in the Otrada crossbreeding program for the production of Otrada LY gilts. Otrada Landrace is known for its high fertility, prime slaughter quality and unique meat quality. It is a strong pig with strong legs. Due to its excellent genetic potential, Otrada Landrace offers an extraordinarily high fertility, delivering large and robust litters in combination with the Otrada Yorkshire.
Duroc (DD) terminal boar
Otrada Duroc boars (Terminal boar DD) Otrada Duroc makes an excellent sire line to be used with Otrada LY sows. In Denmark, there is a long tradition of mating Duroc boars (sire line) to LY sows (dam line) for finishers. With this three-breed cross, pig producers make the full use of hybrid vigor (heterosis) to obtain optimum production results, high lean meat percentage and good meat quality. For example, Duroc sired finishers have a 100 g higher daily weight gain than Piétrain sired finishers.