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A Winter’s Farrow

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Sunflower and Bee from a Warmer Time Tom asked on the FAQ: I currently have a boar 9 months and two gilts. One 8 months and one 7 months. All in the same pen. By using your pregnancy indicator I … Continue reading

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In a Piggy Way

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Gilt Near Term This young lady is a gilt, a female pig who has not yet had a litter. She is very pregnant and close to the end of her gestation period. She’s full of piglets and the colloquial term … Continue reading

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Pregnancy Indicator

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Built in Pregnancy Indicator One of the questions I get a lot is how to tell if a pig is pregnant. Well, first, is it female? You think I jest but I had a government official who was here once … Continue reading

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How to Weigh Pigs w/ String

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Weighing a pig is a tricky thing. When they are small, say under 50 lbs it is easy. You just pick them up, step on the scale to get your combined weight and then do a little math to get … Continue reading

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