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nelson

  • Joined Jan 2011
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Hog Roasts
« on: June 04, 2013, 06:40:41 am »
Morning  :wave:


Somewhere on this forum I have seen a thread about pig roasts - can't find it now.  Would anyone have an idea of size of pig for max 50 people? Thanks in advance.

Fowgill Farm

  • Joined Feb 2009
Re: Hog Roasts
« Reply #1 on: June 04, 2013, 09:18:06 am »
Hi if you put 'hog roast' in the search box at top of page and then click check forums box it will being up all the hog raost threads.
HTH
mandy :pig:

HappyHippy

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Re: Hog Roasts
« Reply #2 on: June 04, 2013, 09:46:33 am »
Our most recent roast involved a carcass weight of 52Kg (liveweight would have been around 85Kg) - it easily fed 100 people. So depending on how hungry folks are and how much you want by way of leftovers somewhere around 60Kg liveweight would probably cover it I think.
HTH

nelson

  • Joined Jan 2011
    • lelogisfrance
Re: Hog Roasts
« Reply #3 on: June 04, 2013, 10:23:31 am »
excellent - thanks very much - now to work out a cost for the pig :thinking:


Pel

  • Joined Mar 2009
Re: Hog Roasts
« Reply #4 on: June 05, 2013, 10:12:28 pm »
There is company down south wales, who do hog roasts, they might be able to help you out re: hygiene certificates, equipment and size of pig, their site is: http://http://monmouthshire-hogroasts.com/
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shygirl

  • Joined May 2013
Re: Hog Roasts
« Reply #5 on: June 06, 2013, 12:01:05 pm »
i think its limited to what the hog roast can cope with (presuming its a gas one). we sent in chubby 35kg pigs and the abbattoir man said they were ideal for hog roasting.

landroverroy

  • Joined Oct 2010
Re: Hog Roasts
« Reply #6 on: June 12, 2013, 07:24:43 pm »
A role here for  the MICRO PIG, perhaps?!  :excited: 
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