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Pig Pens or Pig Pastures

Pig Pens or Pig Pastures: Pigs do better on pasture. Well, we really don'€™t have pastures. We have fenced in paddocks with tall overgrown weeds and ground cover. Our property was at one time, completely wooded. The areas we have cleared are sufficient and suitable for the animals we raise, but lush, green pasture will be a long time coming.

How to Raise Pigs Naturally

we raise pigs naturally on pasture. It is a more sustainable practice. Pigs natural behavior is to root and forage and raising on pasture supports this.

Pigs on pasture. Great article about pasture rotation system for pigs that is environmentally friendly.

Purchasing and Managing Pastured Pigs - Homesteading and Livestock

"Purchasing and Managing Pastured Pigs" Have you ever considered working with Pastured Pigs? It can be a rewarding and worthwhile experience. Tim Rohrer talks about some of the things that he learned while managing the Pastured Pigs at Joel Salatin’s Polyface Farm, and shares a few things to consider before purchasing some pigs of your own. From MOTHER EARTH NEWS

Youngblood GrassFed Farm

Youngblood Grass Fed Farm, raising cows, sheep, goats, pigs and chickens on pasture.

Adding Animals to the Homestead

What is the right time for adding animals to the homestead? How much care and time does each type of animal require? How to get your homestead animal ready

Adding Animals to the Homestead

What is the right time for adding animals to the homestead? How much care and time does each type of animal require? How to get your homestead animal ready