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Field Creep Housing

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Animal House – Tank Bottom It is handy to have easily moveable houses out in the fields for small animals. We have made a number of sow huts (not so easily moved) and piglet huts out of old broken water … Continue reading

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Piglet Hut – Cut Tank

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Piglet Tank Hut Just about nothing goes to waste. This used to be a 720 gallon poly tank but it developed a hole so someone gave it to us. We got four little piglet huts out of that tank by … Continue reading

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Pigs in a Storm – Emergency Creep

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Four Sows and Piglets at Underhill I got a call from Holly who was on the road that she had heard on the radio that there were tornado, hail and flood warnings. We are up above potential flooding but there … Continue reading

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Hay Consumption

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Piglets, Sow, Rooster on Hay This morning Brian asked on Four Generations of Blackie: When you discuss your annual hay consumption by the hogs, how much do you figure is used strewn around for nests? Do the hogs eventually eat … Continue reading

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