How much does a pig cost? There is no simple dollar figure that I can give you. Because there are so many factors that can change the value of a pig, such as; feed prices, market price, and the one we all feel, fuel prices. Breeders have to take into consideration all of these factors […]
Market Quality The point of raising a market hog is to produce the highest quality hog possible. To achieve the highest quality, you must first understand proper management techniques and nutrition. With that said, there are some other factors to producing quality swine. The genetic background of the market hog plays a major role. If […]
One of the major issues with raising pigs, be it commercial or organic, is worming. Pigs are susceptible to a multitude of worms, which brings us to the question.
How do I deworm a pig naturally? or What can I use to deworm a pig naturally?
While there are many commercial products available, the majority of them contain hazardous chemicals and even poison.
I am not an old farmer yet. As a matter of fact, I think the old farmers would laugh at my misery. Nonetheless, I received this e-mail today from a friend, and I just had to share with all of you. I’m not sure who authored this piece, so if you know, tell me and I’ll be more than happy to give them credit for this masterpiece of life’s little lessons. Enjoy the reading and feel free to comment.