Looking for advice on raising pigs.

Discussion in 'Other Pets & Livestock' started by Allygirl, Sep 30, 2014.

  1. Allygirl

    Allygirl In the Brooder

    I am looking into raising meat hogs. I am looking for information on how to build an enclosure, what breed, should I start with an already bred sow, or piglets? Also if you could post photos of your enclosures that would be amazing [​IMG]

    Thank You
  2. cassie

    cassie Crowing

    Mar 19, 2009
    Your best bet is to go on amazon.com and buy a book on raising pigs. You can find out everything you need to know that way. Also, visit your local agricultural extesion office. They should have some information available. Check out the pamphlets they have for 4H hog projects too.
  3. Redbourbon

    Redbourbon In the Brooder

    Sep 11, 2014
    central Maine
    Hello ,a great guide to start is Storeys guide to raising pigs lots of info and geared toward small scale farms, good luck

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