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Units of Hay and Dairy Per Pig

Growers and Shoats on Hay in Winter Paddocks of South Field Shed Beth asked:   You have said it somewhere, but I can’t find it easily. How much hay do you get for how many animals? Or I have 2 sows, … Continue reading

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Feeding Barley

Grain Passing out in Manure Amy asked: We currently raise our pigs out on rotated pasture in the pacific Northwest. We have a local friend who mixes feed for us – its barley, wheat and peas with a mineral mix. … Continue reading

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Feeding Meat Question

On Dec 10, 2009, at 11:06 AM, ruby_mcfarland23 wrote: I reckon there are those who disagree with feeding meat to pigs but we have always done it knowing pigs eat meat in the wild…I’d be interested in hearing your points … Continue reading

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Feeding Hay

Rose Rosely wrote: I sure have enjoyed your blog. A friend got us into raising six pigs this year and after reading your blog, I really want to get them eating hay rather than the pellets. We bought a bale … Continue reading

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