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Raising pigs : breeds, housing, management & care : "expert advice made easy" / Kim Pezza.

Pezza, Kim, author. (Author).
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Worthington Jefferson Township Public Library - Worthington 640 PEZZA (Text) 36820000376672 ADULT NONFICTION Available -

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  • ISBN: 9781578266210
  • ISBN: 1578266211
  • Physical Description: vi, 130 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm.
  • Publisher: [Hobart, New York] : Hatherleigh, [2016]

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages 129-130).
Formatted Contents Note: A brief history of pig farming -- Types and breeds - Housing -- Feeding -- Diseases and aliments -- Culling and livestock slaughter -- Pigs as pets and other uses -- Final words -- Facts and trivia -- Recipes.
Summary, etc.: "Pigs are easily among the smartest and sweetest animals you can include on your farm or homestead. Occasionally challenging and always rewarding, pigs are intelligent animals and make for a great addition to any backyard farmer's livestock. Whether you plan to raise a single hog or a full litter of piglets, Raising Pigs is your expert guide to successfully keeping and caring for these animals. Raising Pigs covers a wide range of ownership and care issues, from selecting the right breeds and numbers for your wants and needs, housing and feeding requirements, breeding and raising piglets, and keeping your animals happy and healthy"--Page 4 of cover.
Subject: Swine.
Swine > Breeding.

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