Hormel miniature (Sinclair or Minnesota)

First developed at Hormel l institute at the University of Minnesota in 1949. Primary149263_195801723877639_1185605682_ncross between guinea hogs from Alabama and wild boars from Catalina
lsland. Piney Woods pigs from Louisiana and Ras-n-Lansa pigs from
Guam were later incorporated into the gene pool. In the l96O,s a
Yorkshire boar was used to introduce white color. Sinclair pigs are
derived from this stock. The original Minnesota pig is pictured in the upper left hand corner of this page.

About Vickie Craig

I an avid horseback rider, animal lover, and Owner/Operator of Creekside Farm Tiny Oinkers or my webpage  CreeksideFarmTinyOinkers.com All of my writing comes from factual information, not just my personal experiences or word of mouth.

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