How to clean pig houses; a simple task you would think but there is a lot more in it. Keeping pig housing clean is important to maximise livestock weight, reduce animal loss and to keep medical bills to a minimum. It is possible to implement a thorough programme of cleaning, without the need to outsource, […]
Just for a bit of fun, were lining up 10 facts about pigs. We’ve every confidence you know most of these. The truth is that pigs are fascinating animals: smart, clean, and social. There is also much more to them than meets the eye: these intelligent beings have lived side-by-side with people for thousands of […]
Valuable Pig Nutrition Tips aren’t easy to come by, so we thought we’d share some of the expertise we have picked up over the years Pig farming success boils down to nutrition. Novice farmers often assume there’s nothing to raising pigs asides from supplying the animals with food and water, but there are many aspects […]
Straight from the pros, here are some tips for Pig Farrowing that you might find beneficial For many farmers and small holders farrowing is one of the highlights, but it can be a tricky business. Complications that can result in still births and other health issues are many, but with a bit of forethought and […]
Darlington Pig Discussion Group will be welcoming IDS to discussion Quality Pig Housing. We’re delighted to announce that we will be speaking at the Darlington Pig Discussion Group on the 10th of March.
Quality Pig Housing is the most important asset in Pig farming When breeding and rearing pigs, it’s critical to have Quality Pig Housing for the animals to thrive and grow. Here are 5 reasons why this is so important on your farm or smallholding.