Tag Archives: Pigs

Lucky Pig – Interventions

Kitchen Pig Someone asked if “a boar they were bottle feeding would be useful as a breeder.” If you’re bottle feeding him then that makes an automatic no as a breeder. Any animal that requires interventions should not be used … Continue reading

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Getting a Handle on Pigs

All New Pig Handle If you’ve been following my blog for long, or even not so long, you know that I do a lot of work in the genetics of our pigs, maintaining multiple breeding lines, selecting for more teats, … Continue reading

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Internet Downed by Pig Attack

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Phone Cable Splicing As you may well be aware, hackers have been interrupting the UK and USA internet a fair bit over the past month causing massive outages. Well, as I was out in the fields hauling newly delivered winter … Continue reading

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Hospice and Altruism

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Near Earth Experience Today Ben and I just moved a pig out of Hospice and back to the north field with the northern herd. Sometimes something goes wrong with a pig and it needs extra attention, thus the intensive care … Continue reading

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