Piglets

One of our mama pigs gave birth to a bunch of babies early this morning. Here are some videos to show the little ones. Thanks be to God. Bill Michael

Raising a Few Hogs

Don’t be distracted by commercial hog farming, which complicates the traditional raising of family farm hogs.  This simple guide helps families get started raising hogs in a sustainable way. Read here:  usda_raisingfewhogs

Castrating Pigs

Male pigs are castrated when raised for meat.  A good instruction manual for castrating pigs was published by the USDA back in 1916. Read:  usda_castratingpigs