Cinta Senese

Native Name Cinta Senese
Local Name Cinta – Cinto – Cinto toscano – Cinturello umbro – Cinturino umbro

 

Origin and distribution

Origin Siena, Monteriggioni, Sovicille e Poggibonsi (Tuscany Region), Umbria and Lazio Regions
Regional focus

 

Characteristic features

Milk yield
Colour Black with a white belt that completely covers shoulders and anterior legs
Ears Medium semi-lop projected forwards
Special

 

Population development

Year 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
No. of breeding males 489 390 503 635 581
No. of breeding females 2242 2149 2047 2012 2012
Females registered in herd books 2242 2149 2047 2012 2012

 

Trait

♂ Males ♀ Females
Ø Hight at withers (cm) 82-90 82-90
Ø Weight (kg) 200 170-180

 

Performance

Use
Special performance
♂ Males ♀ Females
Ø number of litters/year
Ø litter size                   (min; avg.; max)
1; 7,3; 14
Ø number of weaned piglets 1; 6,7; 13
Ø daily weight gain (gramm)
Ø feed conversion ratio

 

Marketing concept

Fully market oriented, international, national, local

 

Typical products

  • Lardo di Colonnata (PGI since 2004)
  • fresh meat of Cinta senese pig (PDO since 2012)

 

Famers Association

ANAS – Associazione Nazionale Allevatori Suini

www.anas.it

Purchase possibilities