Storey's Guide to Raising Pigs: 3rd Edition

Storey's Guide to Raising Pigs: 3rd Edition

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by Kelly Klober
     
 

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Storey’s Guide to Raising Pigs is the trusted resource for new and experienced pig farmers, providing authoritative advice on breed selection, housing, humane handling and butchering, and disease prevention and treatment.

The 3rd edition, now with 64,000 copies in print contains new and expanded features:
• Coverage of greener farming

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Overview

Storey’s Guide to Raising Pigs is the trusted resource for new and experienced pig farmers, providing authoritative advice on breed selection, housing, humane handling and butchering, and disease prevention and treatment.

The 3rd edition, now with 64,000 copies in print contains new and expanded features:
• Coverage of greener farming methods
• Expanded breed guide, including information on rare and heritage breeds
• Helpful record-keeping appendix

Storey's Guide to Raising Series is the essential animal husbandry information from the trusted source. With a combined total of 1.7 million copies in print.

Praise for the book:
"Thank God I read this book before I started with pigs. I would have made so many mistakes." - Brian, North Bangor, NY

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781603424738
Publisher:
Storey Books
Publication date:
12/23/2009
Edition description:
Revised
Pages:
374
Sales rank:
205,786
Product dimensions:
6.28(w) x 9.02(h) x 0.94(d)

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Meet the Author

Farmer, writer, and 4-H Club leader, Kelly Klober has raised purebred Duroc hogs for about 30 years. Kelly lives with his wife Phyllis on their farm in Missouri where they also have rabbits, several flocks of chickens producing hatching eggs, and flocks of minor poultry breeds.

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Storey's Guide to Raising Pigs: 3rd Edition 4.8 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 6 reviews.
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This is a great review of the whole subject, and I found it quite helpful.
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Cheri Borden More than 1 year ago
perfect book and i love pigs! !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!