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Meet the Team:

Chuck Real

Published: May 7, 2017

 

 

American Berkshire Association  Board of Directors

Activities Committee

Breed Improvement Committee

Constitution and Bylaws Committee

 

Share a little about your farm operation:

110 Sow Purebred operation, Farrow to Finish,  consisting of Berkshires, Yorkshires, Durocs, and Hampshires, with a few crossbred sows and boars.  Farrow year round.  Operate 20 head boar stud.  Sell show pigs, breeding stock and niche marketing.  75 cow commercial cow-calf herd.  Farm 750 acres – corn, grain sorghum, wheat, and oats.

 

Advice to those starting out in the industry:

  First of all, have a passion and strong work ethic.  Operate with integrity and seek out advice from trusted and respected mentors.

 

What is your favorite show/event?

Our Guadalupe County Youth Livestock Show on a local level.  San Antonio Livestock Show on a state level.  Southwest Conference at Belton on national level.

 

Fun Fact:

I love to hunt and bowl.

 2637 Yeager Road | West Lafayette, IN 47906 | P: 765-497-3618 | F: 765-497-2959

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