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Ranking of Traits
Ranking of Traits for Maternal Line Breeding Gilts

The ranking of traits in the order of their importance for market hog judging is as follows:
  1. Structure and soundness
  2. Growth
  3. Underline quality
  4. Capacity or volume
  5. Degree of muscling
  6. Degree of leanness