Storey's Guide to Raising Pigs

Storey's Guide to Raising Pigs

Care, Facilities, Management, Breed Selection

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The fourth edition of the most trusted and comprehensive pig-raising reference features colour photography and updated information on pig care, breed selection, housing, and health. Stressing the importance of sustainable and environmentally-friendly farming practices, farmer Kelly Klober provides expert advice on making any size hog operation more efficient and profitable in Storey's Guide to Raising Pigs. The most comprehensive book available on the topic, this 4th edition features the most up-to-date practices, illustrated with colour photography. Both beginners and experienced farmers will find all the information they need to select, house, care for, breed, and butcher pigs, along with marketing advice. AUTHOR: Kelly Klober is the author of Storey's Guide to Raising Pigs, and has raised purebred hogs on his Missouri farm for almost 40 years. He writes, speaks, and consults on many small-farm topics including farmers' markets, breed preservation, chicken health, and sustainable practices. Colour photographs and illustrations throughout
Publisher: North Adams, Massachusetts :, Storey Publishing,, 2018, ©2018.
Edition: Fourth edition.
ISBN: 9781635860436
Branch Call Number: 636. 4 KLO 2018
Characteristics: xvii, 324 pages : colour illustrations ; 24 cm
Alternative Title: Guide to raising pigs


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