List of Various Breeds of Pig/Swine

There are numerous breeds of pig across the globe. Some have been documented while some have not. Below is a list of pig breeds...

Pig Farming Guide – What Beginners Need To Know

What is Pig Farming or Production? Pig farming or production is the art of raising pigs for consumption or to make money. Pigs are kept...
pig pen house

Elements of a Good Pig House (Infographics)

There are some important things a farmer needs to put into consideration before establishing a pig farm. One of these is housing. When a...

How to select the best pigs for breeding purpose

The pig farmer, no matter how good, cannot do better than the animal’s genetic potential for production. Improvements in productive parameters can thus be...

4 Vital Tips For Beginner Small-Scale Pig Farmers

Though I have published some articles on pigs and swine production, I still believe it is necessary to give few guidelines that intending pig...
landrace pig breed

4 Exotic Pig Breeds Recommended for Commercial Pig Farming

Do you know that it starting a commercial pig farm with a poor breed is a wrong thing to do and would affect your...
how to reduce cost of feeding in pig farming

How To Reduce Feed Costs In Pig Production

One important thing that a reasonable and profit-minded farmer must do is finding means of reducing production cost to increase profit. In livestock farming,...
Large white pigs

Facts about Pig Farming Business

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...
pig pen house

Building A Pig House: Siting And Preliminary Considerations

Housing which is usually the open-sided type in the intensive system of pig production is more sophisticated and capital intensive. The house will generally...
farm animals

Reasons For Keeping Or Raising Animals

Livestock animals are of great importance to the welfare of man all over the globe. They are raised and kept on for various reasons....
pig odour

7 Ways To Reduce Odours On Pig Farms

In Nigeria, India, china, and some other parts of the world, the pervasive challenge linked with raising pigs (hogs) is keeping the odours from...

POPULAR POSTS