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Pigs: A Guide to Management by Neville Beynon

Pigs: A Guide to Management by Neville Beynon

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Pigs - A guide to Management - Second Edition provides a comprehensive introduction to all aspects of pig-keeping.

It includes information on:

  • how pigs have developed
  • the influence of the market on the breeds and pig-keeping systems
  • nutrition
  • the pig and its environment
  • reproduction
  • piglet birth, survival, growth and development
  • the important place of artificial insemination in both modern commercial production and maintaining our rare breeds.

The welfare, care and managemet of the pig through to its sale as a finished pig, along with that of the breeding sow, gilt, boar, is a central theme.

Book details

Paperback
240 pages
Publisher
The Crowood Press Ltd
Publication date
September 2014
ISBN-10
1847977529
ISBN-13
9781847977526

Comments

SAMMY NYONGESA

Friday 27 March, 2015 at 6:44am

I am intrested to start this bussiness as a small scall farm, invest in it and yield more in future. I have started with three and am looking forward at the end of this year to be among the few top in kenya. Most people took this project for granded but l have seen to be the best for me since it dosent have many competitants.

GODFRED ABOAGYE

Friday 27 March, 2015 at 11:16am

I AM A GHANAIAN OF 28 YEARS AND INTERESTED IN THIS BUSSINESS. BUT I NEED MORE IDEAS SO THAT I CAN BE THE BEST PIG FARMER BY 2017. MOREOVER I HAVE BOUGHT FOUR CROSSED FEMALE AND ONE MALE IN ADDITION WITH TWO PIGGIES(MALE AND FEMALE) I NEED HELP.

Negro Skrywer

Thursday 25 June, 2015 at 7:16am

Hi..want to become a pig farmer give me adive have age age should i buy including medisyn nd food??hope u will reply me nw on my mail nd thanx in advance nd lot of blessing frm God.

isaac

Thursday 25 June, 2015 at 2:38pm

I realy wanted to get in to piggery project but i some advice on the best breeds

Lugemwa Gyaviira

Friday 17 July, 2015 at 2:33am

Where Exactly Can I Get Good Breeds Of Pigs?

chrispin revman

Monday 21 March, 2016 at 8:26am

i want to start a pig farm......need a tutor please

Denis destinate

Friday 25 March, 2016 at 6:20pm

Wonderful series im planning to start up my business

Denis destinate

Friday 25 March, 2016 at 6:43pm

@godfred aboagye

let me take u thru feeding.....

Apig has only one stomach chamber like humans therefore adiet comprised of proteins, vitamins, fats, carbohydrates must be earmarked

always buy mash from reliable farm factories

in addition to mash, add weeds and water ur stock

Jonah Kanage

Wednesday 30 March, 2016 at 10:04am

love it

Flavia Kyaruzi

Wednesday 11 May, 2016 at 10:45am

I have started this business three months ago with 11 pigs, 8 female n 3 male, I feed them all types of food, I mean protein, cabohydrates, vitamin

but I need more advice as I wish to be a lnternatinal farmer and pig dealer in five yrs to come. A Tanzanian lady aged 31

Simon Tjitunga

Tuesday 18 October, 2016 at 10:37pm

I realy want to start ths business breeding and fattening the pigs. am in Botswana but idoubt of the market bcoz our population is low with few supermarkets. can I break thru if I start.i did it while at high school so I stil fil I can make it

olusegun oloyede

Tuesday 8 November, 2016 at 11:23am

i wish to start piggery come January 2017 but i need a deep and insightful materials on all i need to know about it in a practical manner thanks

tarun pratap singh

Saturday 19 November, 2016 at 5:37pm

I want start a pig farm so I need some piglets please help me

Epodoi charles

Saturday 7 January, 2017 at 8:50pm

Iwant to start pig keeping for commercial purpose may you advice me how to do it?

ALEXANDER CHAVUNDURA

Thursday 11 May, 2017 at 3:37pm

I want to start pig keeping,any useful information for starters

Susan M Manyane

Tuesday 6 June, 2017 at 11:22am

My interest is to start keeping pigs as business. I need more information on how to start.

Susan Manyane

Tuesday 6 June, 2017 at 11:25am

Please send me information on how to start keeping pigs at a small scale.

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