Information on swine management, raising feeder pigs, pork production, and the hog farming industry.
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Basics of how to raise hogs properly for meat production purpose.
By乐动体育注册 Elizabeth Hines, Ginger D Fenton, PhD, Gregory P Martin, Ph.D., PAS Length6:04
Good personal hygiene on the farm can help keep you and your animals healthy. Learn personal hygiene practices you can follow to prevent the spread of disease.
Good husbandry and managing pig housing can reduce the impact of cold stress on swine herd performance.
The Secure Pork Supply plan is a valuable tool for pork producers. Building this plan is the first step in to risk management for any producer.
By Elizabeth Hines, Gino Lorenzoni
Feed grains contaminated by mycotoxins hurt feed quality and are detrimental to production in poultry and swine. Some key mycotoxins can induce differential impacts on poultry and swine production performance.
By乐动体育注册 Elizabeth Hines, Michael Fournier
Beginners in personal meat production and homesteading may be interested in raising swine.
By Lynn Kime, Robert E. Mikesell, Jayson K. Harper, Ph.D.
While the trend in the swine industry continues towards larger farms, opportunities remain to make money by raising hogs in a part-time enterprise.