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Keeping Pigs How to get the most from your pigs

Handbook / Manual
By: Jeremy Hobson and Phil Rant
144 pages, 150 col photos, 30 col illus
Publisher: David & Charles
Keeping Pigs
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About this book

This introductory guide is an essential read for all aspiring pig-keepers. It includes expert guidance on how to feed, house and breed healthy and happy pigs and introduces the many different breeds available.

Contents

Introduction; Anatomy of a Pig; Pigs in Ancient History and Mythology; What to Consider Before Starting; Breeds; Buying and Sourcing Your Pig; Housing; Feeding; Breeding; Health & Care; Glossary; Index.

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Biography

Jeremy Hobson is a countryside consultant with a lifetime's background in rural and farming matters of all sorts. Phil Rant has kept pigs on a commercial basis and as a hobby. Hobson and Rant have previously worked together on Successful Smallholding. Both authors currently live in France.
Handbook / Manual
By: Jeremy Hobson and Phil Rant
144 pages, 150 col photos, 30 col illus
Publisher: David & Charles
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