About Hog Raising

Before you bring home the bacon, learn about what it takes to get started in the pig farming.

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What Do Farm Animals Produce?

The meat, milk and eggs your farm animals produce is great, but there’s even more that they provide.

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Are Pigs Right For My Farm?

Before jumping into the world of farm-raised bacon, make sure your farm is equipped with everything necessary for pigs to thrive.

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5 Predators After Your Livestock

Here are details on identifying and protecting against predators, the natural enemies of your animals, on the ground.

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How To Cut Down On Pig Odors

Keep foul smells to a minimum in your pigs’ living quarters by adjusting their feed intake and implementing new management practices.

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6 Essentials For Piglet Care

Provide warmth, bedding and milk for your newborn pigs, and you’re on your way to a healthful hog operation.