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
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Animal husbandry
  • ISBN: 9781905400867

Other Formats



Free Home Delivery

on all orders

Pick up orders

from local bookshops

Also by Richard Lutwyche