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Agweek TV: New Pig Facility

A group of hog producers from the Dakotas, Minnesota and Iowa formed teh Nelson County Pigs Cooperative years ago. The Ransom Multiplier, a gilt development facility owned by the co-op, plans to move in late-gestation sows by Nov. 1 and begin farrowing soon after.

Once pigs arrive, no outsiders will be allowed in. So recently, they gave Jenny Schlecht a look at the state-of-the-art barns.