Housing the pig. by Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food

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LC ClassificationsS217 .A6132 no. 160 1971, SF396.3 .A6132 no. 160 1971
The Physical Object
Paginationiv, 112 p.
Number of Pages112
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5331419M
ISBN 10011240460X
LC Control Number72184548

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Elements for a good housing 47 Housing Management 47 How to keep a healthy pig 48 Effect of bad housing 49 Selection of housing locations 49 Construction plan for a good pig house/shed 50 Space requirement for pigs 51 Different models/types of pig house/sheds.

52 Parasitic diseases 55 Internal parasites (Worms) 55 Disease and Parasite   How to house Pigs We always start by building our pig establishment well before we welcome our piglets. This is another common mistake of inexperienced farmers: They first bring the piglets to their backyard and they next examine ways to make adjustments to their place.

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Table of contents Chapter 1 The most appropriate way of housing for the fatteners should be kept in sections for all out or all in.

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Housing should be matched with the type of pig you want to produce. Unimproved breeds are able to cope under much harsher environmental and production conditions than improved breeds, so you might be able to get away with cheaper housing for them than for improved breeds.

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The littered individual pen. The housing of slaughter cattle. The housing of pigs. Generalities. The construction of pig houses. The layout of the breeding pig house. The organization of the sow farm.

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