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A small, black, gentle pig is becoming the preferred pork to raise on small farms
Long ago, guinea hogs were the most popular pig breed found on early American homesteads in the southeast. Over time they lost favor with big pork producers who became more interested in much larger...
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Not many people consider the average farm pig as a pet, but they're going hog-wild over their tiny cousins. Miniature pigs are the latest trend in swanky swine. Radio interview source: Savannah...
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f any pig can be considered "pretty," this is the one.
Radio interview source: Heather Faye, Owner, Faye Farms Listen here to the radio story (mp3) or read below A small farm owner looking for a good meat hog that's easy to raise should consider...
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Go to any county fair and you'll see 4-H and FFA kids with pigs in the show ring. The passion for pigs also includes understanding the differences between the breeds. Radio interview source:...
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A rare pig breed called the Large Black is making a comeback around the country. The breed is quite happy rooting around outside and will provide some of the best-tasting pork anywhere. Radio...
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Try these pigs even help clean up pastures
Source: Craig Floyd, owner, Footsteps Farm, Stonington, CT         Pigs are interesting animals to raise and they taste good, too. One of my favorites is an heirloom species...