Philippines received 333 Hypor GGPs

The Great Grand Parent animals were shipped via air cargo from France. The shipment had 263 Hypor Large White GGP gilts, 9 GGP boars, 52 Hypor Landrace GGP gilts and 9 GGP boars.

March 2015

Brookside Breeding and Genetics Corp, in the Philippines received 333 Hypor GGPs on a Saturday night. Dr Sheryll Caguicla, who heads Brookside’s Swine Division, told Asian Agribiz that the animals will stock Brookside’s new and modern nucleus farm in Tarlac Province, Central Luzon. She said the animals will spend about 42 days in quarantine.

Meanwhile, Dr Evaristo Macalino, Area Manager Asia for Hypor, said the new GGPs are meant to produce for the internal requirements of Brookside Farms.