Are Berkshire pigs easy to raise?
What age are Berkshire pigs slaughtered?
How long does it take to raise a feeder pig?
Are Berkshire pigs good moms?
Do pigs cry when slaughtered?
How long does it take to raise a piglet to butcher?
How long is the gestation period for pigs?
How hard is it to raise pigs?
How many pigs should a family of 6 have?
How much does it cost to raise a pig to butcher?
The pigs were processed at home, so there was no cost for slaughter or butchering, but slaughter generally costs about $60 plus another $100 for butchering.
How many pigs do you need to feed a family for a year?
What do pigs need in their pen?
How big should a pig shelter be?
Can pigs be raised on pasture alone?
What is the cheapest way to feed pigs?
How many times should I feed my pigs?
The pigs may be given complete feed they can consume to attain maximum growth. Alternatively, they may be fed a fixed quantity twice or thrice a day. Yet another method that they may be fed all the quantity they consume within a fixed time of 30-45 minutes or so.
What do pigs need on a farm?
All they need is fresh feed, fresh water and a clean space to keep growing.