Backyard Farming: Raising Pigs

Backyard Farming: Raising Pigs

by Kim Pezza Author

5 Facts You Didn't (And Should) Know About Pigs: 1. Pigs have panoramic vision. 2. Pigs are immune to the effects of snake venom. 3.Tuscan pig cheese is a thing. 4. Piglets are born with sharp teeth. 5.Pigs can be trained for drug and explosive detection. 

This and more can all be learned from this hog how-to, Backyard Farming: Raising Pigs. According to writer and homesteading expert, Kim Pezza, "Of all the animals I've raised, I think I found the most enjoyment raising pigs. I've had farm pigs as well as a potbellied pig who was litterbox trained, leash trained, and liked to go camping with me and my Australian Shepherd, Cheyenne." 

Basically, pigs are awesome and you shouldn't feel intimidated by the thought of raising them, especially if you have this guide.