Poland China


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Poland China

a black pig with white points produced in the USA.
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Eight gold anomalies in soil have been outlined on parts of the property, three of which occur in proximity to the known mine, representing possible mineralized extensions of the Poland China Kismit vein system.
Mapping has delineated a prominent volcanic/sedimentary contact adjacent to the Poland China Mine that extends 3 kilometres across the property.
The Poland China property is 10 kilometres east of the Kinross Buckhorn gold mine and lies within the same geological formation.
The Poland China was developed from several breeds, including native hogs, Russian pigs, Chinese pigs, Irish Grazers and Berkshires.
The modern Poland China is known for quick growth and excellent carcass quality, with intramuscular marbling but little back fat.
Also known as Spots, the Spotted swine was developed in Indiana from the breeding of local stock with Poland China hogs and a few Gloucestershire Old Spot hogs.
During the 1880s, some Indiana farmers selected strongly for the spotted pattern, because they felt the animals were hardier and thriftier producers than other strains of Poland China.