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The Myths, and Facts, about Heritage Pork

Google “Heritage Pork” and you will find a lot of blogs, news articles and websites that profess the wonders of “Heritage” breed pigs. The claims ...

ALBC Rare Breed Swine Initiative Update

In November of 2008 representatives from each of the rare breed swine associations along with others representing conservation, marketing, and ...

Recognized by the ALBC as a Breeding Club

We are now officially listed as a Breed Club by the American Livestock Breeds Conservancy! ...

Can I Raise Pigs?

This is a question we get all the time from people considering whether to raise their own pork. It is natural to think that raising pigs is hard, or ...

How To Select a Breeding Pair

Our herd book software can provide a valuable tool in determining the best match for any registered pig.  The LBHA can take any two pigs and prepare ...

It’s All About the Pork!

The large blacks are such beautiful, intelligent, and entertaining creatures that we sometime forget why we raise them. It’s for the pork! If not ...

Large Black Hogs–A Heritage Grazing Pig

Image via Wikipedia Todays small farmers are looking for a heritage breed of pig that can be raised on pasture and produce a superior pork for a ...

What’s in a name?

Image via Wikipedia You have finally purchased your first pair of Large Black Hogs (LBH) and now you have registration papers in hand. Just what do ...

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