We Pigs News for 07-21-2018

The Best Part About Raising Pigs – Farm Fresh For Life – Real Food for Health & Wellness

If you don’t live on a farm or homestead, you can sill enjoy farm-raised pigs. I give my pigs food & water once a day in the morning and that is it. I have 3 pigs this year & have decided 3 is the perfect number of pigs. The pigs believed with all their hearts that the water troughs were bath tubs. 3 pigs = no water catastrophe’s, easy to feed, easy to manage. Feeder pig, Berkshire, Hampshire, Duroc, PotBelly, Farm Pigs, any pig – if it’s a piglet, I’m in love and want to move it into my home. 

Uuuuuuuh, No. Let me tell you, you will be over your pigs when they reach about 250 pounds. The cuteness will have worn off and your pigs will be getting too big for the farm. The fabulous part is that pigs can get to 300 pounds in less than 4 months. Not only do pigs give you an amazing variety of meats, meals, arrangements and options they are also the winner for most edible product per pound than pretty much any other animal on earth. 

If you are raising your own pigs, on pasture, in sunshine your pork will not be a health hazard. You’ll to get the eBook Raising Backyard Pigs for Pork or Profit for free if you decide to join. 

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Source: https://farmfreshforlife.com/the-best-part-about-raising-pigs

heart problems in guinea pigs

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Source: https://healthquestions.medhelp.org/heart-problems-in-guinea-pigs

Keeping Pigs in Winter – Farm Fresh For Life – Real Food for Health & Wellness

This is my first winter with pigs and it has been great. I have not had tons of time to research raising pigs in winter. That, in order to keep pigs over winter they need to have access to a barn/ shed/ or some type of enclosed building to stay warm. Well, we kind of accidentally ended up in winter with 4 pigs. I kept 4 pigs so there would be more little bodies to produce heat. 

We love to feed our pigs leftover raw milk, veggie scraps and hay; but I want to be sure they have enough substance in those bellies to keep them warm. Yes, the worst part about raising pigs is BY FAR the odor. Another fan-tab-ulous thing about pigs in winter is the missing water-feature. Every grouping of pigs I have ever raised anywhere on our farm has managed to put in an in-ground pool. Boy is it nasty to deal with after the pigs move out. 

I’m sure the pigs would like some mud, but I’m gonna enjoy the mud-free pig-land while it lasts. The four pigs I have now are 1/2 Juliana micro-mini potbelly. 

Keywords: [“pig”,”Wee”,”winter”]
Source: https://farmfreshforlife.com/keeping-pigs-in-winter

More Guinea Pig Breads – Hair Types – HealthaliciousNYC.com

Ad 1]As you may have noticed, Guinea pigs have hair, not fur like most other animals. There are three types of hair a guinea may have; long, fuzzy, or curly. Smooth-haired guinea pigs have, at the risk of repeating myself, smooth coats. The coat lays in the direction from the head down to the tail. The guinea’s coat is made of two different layers of hair. 

The first layer, called the guard hair, forms the top of the coat and is strong, and coarse to the touch. The second layer is composed of much shorter and softer hairs that lay underneath the guard hair. When the guard hair is properly groomed the second layer is much more shiny and soft than the guard layer. Smooth-coated gcavvies come in a variety of colors that can range from a solid color to various multi-color patterns. Some even come in a pattern that has the hair one color from the base of the root and then another at the very tip! 

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Source: https://www.healthaliciousnyc.com/2017/12/more-guinea-pig-breads…

(PDF) Nutritional management of gut health in pigs around weaning

Owusu-Asiedu A, Nyachoti CM & Marquardt RR. Response of early-weaned pigs to an enterotoxigenic. S JP, Blazy F, Laffitte J, Se. `. ve B & Oswald IP. Weaning is associated with an upregulation of expression of. 

Inflammatory cytokines in the intestine of piglets. Digesta viscosity using carboxymethylcellulose in weaned. Compromised in pigs with low feed intake at weaning. Thacker PA Nutritional requirements of early weaned. I. 

Effects on the immune axis of weaned pigs. In the small intestine of pigs and alter the concentrations of. Clinical response in weaned piglets challenged with a patho-. Van Nevel CJ, Decuypere JA, Dierick NA & Molly K. Incorporation of galactomannans in the diet of newly weaned. 

Piglets: effect on bacteriological and some morphological. In weaned piglets receiving diets containing either glucose,. 

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Source: https://www.researchgate.net/publication/6364038_Nutritional…

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