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The Stollers & Knoblochs

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The Pork Farm

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Our premium pork is produced by sires and dams with tested meat quality traits. Sires with tested meat quality traits include:

Hostile Takeover – #1 in 2013

Walter – #4 in 2013

Torge – #6 in 2013

Fast Lane – #4 in 2010

Berkshire Gilt Miss Magic 10-4 (Walter x Walk The Dog)

Berkshire Gilt Miss Magic 10-4 (Walter x Walk The Dog)

Miss Magic 10-4 Berkshire Female

Bred by: Knobloch Family Berks

Owned by: Grant, Nelson & Kedron Knobloch

Sire: Walter

Dam’s Sire: Walk The Dog

DOB: 2/26/12

Registration: 114026004

Littermate to King Indy. She is one of the most unique females we have raised. She definitely inherited some of Walter’s traits. She is more boxy and heavier muscled than her mother. She is a powerful, heavy structured gilt with big wide-spread blades, wide top, and a long deep hip. She is big boned, has excellent angles on her hind legs and is super flexible. She was raised on pasture and we were glad to bring her back home.

Berkshire Gilt Betty 3-10 (Walter x Torge)

Berkshire Gilt Betty 3-10 (Walter x Torge)

Betty 3-10 Berkshire Female

Bred by: Knobloch Family Berks

Owned by: Grant, Nelson & Kedron Knobloch

Sire: Walter

Dam’s Sire: Torge x Sugar Daddy

DOB: 1/17/13

Registration: 117596010

Betty 3-10 has a uniquely designed hip and hind leg. Jeremy Lipps asked, “What are you doing with her?” We replied, “Keeping her.” He said, “I can see why.” She is so free and flexible in her walk, and she is heavy boned. She has a clean feminine head and neck. She has a big hip, big level top, and big rib. Walter worked so well on this Torge sow. Excellent maternal line, excellent structure, excellent muscle design! This kind is hard to make. MQ

Betty 3-10 had a lot of friends in Des Moines. She as the 2nd Highest Selling Gilt ($1,700) and 2nd in Class 3 Berkshire Gilts at 2013 Iowa State Fair. Al Christiansen shared, “I really liked your gilt. I thought she was the best gilt in the show.” Wow, what a compliment from “The Legend!”

4th in Class at White County Fair – “A high quality gilt,” Seth Swenson, Judge.

Berkshire Gilt Merril 13-1 (All You Want x Oak)

Berkshire Gilt Merril 13-1 (All You Want x Oak)

Merril 13-1 Berkshire Female

Bred by: Ted Laird

Owned by: Grant, Nelson & Kedron Knobloch

Sire: All You Want 1-5

Dam’s Sire: Oak 93-6

DOB: 12/9/11

Registration: 113327001

We bought 13-1 from Ted Laird at the 2012 Indiana State Fair. She has a deep body, bold shoulder, massive top, huge hip, good structure, and is fluid and flexible on her feet. This girl is productive! She has excellent maternal traits and milking capacity. MQ

1st in Class at 2012 Indiana State Fair

Littermate to 3rd Overall Berkshire Barrow at 2012 Team Purebred STC

Dam of Grand Champion Berk Barrow at 2013 Warren County Fair, IN

Berkshire Gilt Ms Young 58-7 (Black Ice x Honky Tonk)

Berkshire Gilt Ms Young 58-7 (Black Ice x Honky Tonk)

Miss Young 58-7 Berkshire Female

Bred by: Albright Swine Farms

Owned by: Grant, Nelson & Kedron Knobloch

Sire: Black Ice (Cool Cool Daddy)

Dam’s Sire: Honky Tonk

DOB: 12/8/12

Registration: 118320007

Miss Young 58-7 brings something unique to the table. She is wide, wide, wide. First, she tracks wide off both ends of her skeleton. Second, she has a wide chest and great shape out of her shoulder. Third, she maintains that shape through her rib, center body and hip. Her structure is incredible and she plants her feet shout and square. This girl has a genetic combination that is an outcross for our herd, and we are glad to add her to our herd. MQ

4th in Class 13 at 2013 STC

Berkshire Gilt Miss Magic 4-5 (Hostile Takeover x Gary Coleman)

Berkshire Gilt Miss Magic 4-5 (Hostile Takeover x Gary Coleman)

 

Berkshire Gilt Miss Magic 4-5 (Hostile Takeover x Gary Coleman)

Berkshire Gilt Miss Magic 4-5 (Hostile Takeover x Gary Coleman)

 

Miss Magic 4-5 Berkshire Female

Bred by: Knobloch Family Berks

Owned by: Grant, Nelson & Kedron Knobloch

Sire: Hostile Takeover

Dam’s Sire: Gary Coleman

DOB: 1/26/13

Registration: 117254005

4-5 has the look of being a “barrow-maker!” She has mass and power in a stylish design. She is chisel-fronted, explodes out of her blade with curvature of rib and crisp wide level top. Her hip design is nearly perfect. Her structure is impeccable. It’s hard to make them this good with feet and legs, but 4-5 probably has the best angles on all four legs in our herd. She is one true powerhouse with lots of flexibility.

Littermate 4-4 was 1st in Class Gilt at 2013 STC

Littermate 4-7 was Grand Champion Berkshire Gilt, Kankakee County Fair (IL) & 2nd in Class to the Grand Champion Berkshire Gilt at 2013 Illinois State 4-H Fair

Littermate 4-3 was 2nd in Class Gilt at 2013 Indiana State Fair

Littermate 4-10 was 2nd in Class to the Grand Champion at the 2013 Iowa State Fair

Littermate 4-9 was 1st Indiana Special in Class 2 at 2013 Indiana State Fair

Littermate 4-6 was 3rd Indiana Special in Class 3 at the 2013 Indiana State Fair

Berkshire Gilt Miss Magic 4-5 (Hostile Takeover x Gary Coleman)

Berkshire Gilt Miss Magic 4-5 (Hostile Takeover x Gary Coleman)

Berk Gilt Miss Magic 4-7 (Hostile Takeover x Gary Coleman)

Berk Gilt Miss Magic 4-7 (Hostile Takeover x Gary Coleman)

Miss Magic 4-7 Berkshire Female

Bred by: Knobloch Family Berks

Owned by: Grant, Nelson & Kedron Knobloch

Sire: Hostile Takeover

Dam’s Sire: Gary Coleman

DOB: 1/26/13

Registration: 117254007

Miss Magic 4-7 was our pick out of 7 gilts. She is a stout and powerful female with a clean head and neck that transitions smoothly into her massive blade, top and hip. She has big rib and is wide on her base. She has excellent feet and legs, bone, and has a long stride. Thanks to Beau Middleton who fed and showed 4-7.

Grand Champion Berkshire Gilt, Kankakee County Fair (IL)

2nd in Class to the Grand Champion Berkshire Gilt at 2013 Illinois State 4-H Fair

Littermate 4-4 was 1st in Class Gilt at 2013 STC

Littermate 4-3 was 2nd in Class Gilt at 2013 Indiana State Fair

Littermate 4-10 was 2nd in Class to the Grand Champion at the 2013 Iowa State Fair

 FUTURE FEMALES

Berkshire Gilt Miss Magic 14-3 (Hostile Takeover x Walter)

Berkshire Gilt Miss Magic 14-3 (Hostile Takeover x Walter)

Miss Magic 14-1 Berkshire Female

Bred by: Knobloch Family Berks

Owned by: Knobloch Family Berks

Sire: Hostile Takeover

Dam’s Sire: Walter

DOB: 8/19/13

Registration: 121128001

Miss Magic 14-1 is one of the more unique females we have raised. She has impressive width, stoutness, and structure. She lays in a wide and level top with a square crisp loin edge out of her blade to her hams. She is heavy bone with one of the most correctly designed hind legs and hock set. She was our pick of a very deep litter. Her sisters were popular among buyers. Tested meat quality in her pedigree–Hostile Takeover was #1 and Walter was #4 for PORQUE in 2013.

Pictured is littermate 14-3

Berkshire Gilt Belle HT 15-2 (Hostile Takeover x Fast Lane)

Berkshire Gilt Belle HT 15-2 (Hostile Takeover x Fast Lane)

Belle HT 15-2 Berkshire Female

Bred by: Knobloch Family Berks

Owned by: Knobloch Family Berks

Sire: Hostile Takeover

Dam’s Sire: Fast Lane

DOB: 8/21/13

Registration: 121130002

Belle HT 15-2 is one of the cleanest and most level-topped females we have generated. She is out of the last litter from our Fast Lane sow. She is square, wide-chested, with a wide top and big hams. She is one of the most flexible and athletic gilts we have raised. No Superman, Different Strokes, Gary Coleman or Walk The Dog in this pedigree. A stylish show gilt with tested meat quality in her pedigree. Hostile Takeover was #1 for PORQUE in 2013 and Fast Lane was #4 in 2010. MQ

Reference Females

Berkshire Gilt Belle TO 2-3 (Takeover x Fast Lane)

Berkshire Gilt Belle TO 2-3 (Takeover x Fast Lane)

Belle TO 2-3 Berkshire Female

Bred by: Knobloch Family Berks

Owned by: Grant, Nelson & Kedron Knobloch

Sire: Takeover

Dam’s Sire: Fast Lane

Registration: 115211003

Who says you can’t make meat quality Berkshire competitive in the show ring? Look in here…Belle 2-3 is one unique female. She is sired by two contemporary Berkshire boars with excellent traits for the Berkshire meat quality program. She is tall-fronted, has a very attractive profile, tracks extremely well, and carries true width from the ground up. She has good bone and structure. She is fluid, flexible, and athletic. Excellent structure and good bone. MQ

Last Litter: Sired by King Indy, Born 8/2/13

Berkshire Female Belle FL 3-2 (Fast Lane x Bentley)

Berkshire Female Belle FL 3-2 (Fast Lane x Bentley)

Belle FL 3-2 Berkshire Female

Bred by: Iowa State University

Owned by: Grant, Nelson & Kedron Knobloch

Sire: Fast Lane 3-7

Dam’s Sire: Bentley 1-1

Registration: 101317002

Moderate frame with a huge center body, clean head, good bone, and big feet. One of the best mothers we have owned–truly a foundation female. She consistently weans 12 pigs per litter. MQ

Paternal Sister to the $50,000 WPX Champion Boar (Legend), $5,100 Champion Gilt, & $10,500 Littermate Sister

Dam of Grand Champion Berkshire Gilt at 2011 Heart of Illinois Fair

Dam of the 2nd Berkshire Gilt in Class 2 at 2011 Indiana State Fair

Dam of the Reserve Champion Senior Berkshire Gilt at the 2012 Indiana State Fair

Last Litter: Sired by Hostile Takeover, Born 8/20/13

Berkshire Gilt Ms Nebraska 2-13 (Head of the Class x Junior)

Berkshire Gilt Ms Nebraska 2-13 (Head of the Class x Junior)

Ms Nebraska 2-13 Berkshire Female

Bred by: Brice Conover

Owned by: Grant, Nelson & Kedron Knobloch

Sire: Head of the Class 2-2

Dam’s Sire: Junior 24-1

Registration: 102769013

Good bone, big body, shoulder & top, excellent structure and extremely mobile and flexible. A tremendous mother & heavy milker. MQ

1st in Class at 2010 Iowa State Fair

Dam of the Reserve Berkshire Boar at the 2011 Iowa State Fair

Dam of the Reserve Berkshire Barrow at the 2011 White County Fair, IN

Dam of the 2nd Class 5 Berkshire Boar at the 2012 Summer Type Conference

Last Litter: Sired by Walter, Born 8/2/13