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Pig Production

Biological Principles and Applications

by John McGlone

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  • 21 Currently reading

Published by Cengage Delmar Learning .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Horticulture,
  • Mathematics and Science,
  • Science,
  • Mammals,
  • Nature,
  • Science/Mathematics,
  • Agriculture - General,
  • Life Sciences - Horticulture,
  • Science / Horticulture,
  • Swine

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages480
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9460578M
    ISBN 10082738484X
    ISBN 109780827384842

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    Pigs for prosperity 3 advantages make the livelihood activity of pig production a valuable diversification option in small-scale production systems, comparable to some degree to small-scale poultry, sheep and goat production (see FAO Diversification Booklets No.3 Products and profit from poultry and No.9 Sheep and goats for diverseFile Size: 1MB. Pigs also have a great field of vision, because their eyes are on the sides of their heads. Pigs have four toes on each hoof, but only walk on two toes per foot. A mature pig has 44 teeth. A pig can run a 7 minute mile. Nearly half the world’s pig production is in Asia with a further 30% in Europe and in the USSR. Pigs File Size: KB.

    Pig Production Home \ Pig Production. The UK industry has a large variety of production systems ranging from indoor units, outdoor units, straw based accommodation and slatted accommodation. This mixture makes the industry very different from our global counterparts. There are s premises with pigs on (including pets) pig farms. This one of a kind book covers the basics in pig biology from genetics, reproduction, nutrition and growth, to timely and current discussions on human resource management and social farming issues. It combines knowledge of biological studies with opportunities for getting practical experience in the pig production business.


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