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Cascadian

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I forgot about updating. They are about 4 months old now and getting to be around 150lbs I guess. We have given the 1000 lbs of feed at $17 per 50 lb bag. We plan to feed them another 1000 lbs of finisher. We have a butchering slot late Nov. In the past we did the slaughtering ourselves but this place only takes them live. Fine with me. We had trouble finding a butcher that wasn't all booked up.KIMG2078.JPG
 

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I would butcher at 200 pounds.
I found 300-350 pounds is a lot of hog to handle, but if you let someone else do the butchering, then it may be okay.
 

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Unfortunately we have to go by the date. It was difficult to even get a spot. I don't know why. Maybe people already have clients with slots for hunting season or something? We are somewhat still new to the area. I am guessing they will be around 250.
 

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