Pregnancy, also known as gestation, is the condition where a female animal has young, developing in her uterus. The period of pregnancy also known as gestation period is the time between conception and parturition (giving birth). It is economically important to detect if a female animal is pregnant or not.
What is Pig Farming? Pig production involves the raising and management of pigs mainly for meat (Pork). This aspect of livestock farming has gained a top recognition in most part of the world, except in Arabic or Islamic countries due to religious reasons. It is one of the lucrative agribusinesses… [Read More]
Some years ago, a friend of mine sadly said “I dabbled into poultry farming without getting the basic facts about poultry farming. I only knew that you give broiler starter feed for the first 3-weeks and finisher for the remaining weeks. I got it wrong, I really got it all… [Read More]
There a number of signs that one would see to determine if an animal is healthy, sick or suffering from certain ailments. A good farmer on seeing these signs takes proactive measures to rescue the animals from further harm by giving medications. Below are 10 signs to determine if an… [Read More]
When your birds are getting to a marketable age, there is need to plan how they will be taken to the market and sell them off to consumers. Most part of poultry bird marketing entails conveying these birds from the farm to the market or consumers’ house. However, due to… [Read More]