Pig Keeping : Inspiration and Practical Advice for Would-be Smallholders, Hardback Book

Pig Keeping : Inspiration and Practical Advice for Would-be Smallholders Hardback


* A fascinating and practical guide to the pig breeds of Britian. * Covers rare and traditional breeds - from the Tamworth to the Gloucestershire Old Spot as well as imported breeds such as the Vietnamese Pot Belly. * Packed with practical information on rearing pigs for meat and for breeding.

Includes expert advice on feeding, providing shelter and mating - right through to selling the meat and raising piglets.

Whether you would like a British Lop to breed and raise pedigree piglets, or perhaps a Berkshire for delicious sausages, this book will help you to pick the right pig for you.

Guiding you through every stage of the pig keeping process - from choosing livestock to finding a partner for your sow - this book covers everything you need to know about keeping, breeding, eating and selling pigs.


  • Format: Hardback
  • Pages: 96 pages, 25 colour illustrations
  • Publisher: Pavilion Books
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  • Category: Animal husbandry
  • ISBN: 9781905400867

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