About Ningxiang Pigs
Ningxiang Pigs are lard pigs
from the Hunan Province of China in the Central Subtropic belt. They are
normally housed and hand-fed year round. The hair coat color pattern has been
described as "black clouds overhanging snows with a silver ring around the
neck"; the back is slightly concave, and the belly is pouched and
pendulous. The back fat is 4 cm thick; the average litter size is 11.5 and
there are 7 pairs of teats.