HOW TO RAISE A PIGHOW TO RAISE A PIG Sheridan Moore 2 nd period.
Post on 29-Mar-2015
Embed Size (px)
- Slide 1
HOW TO RAISE A PIGHOW TO RAISE A PIG Sheridan Moore 2 nd period Slide 2 Raising a pig in a barn may have some advantages Slide 3 You can collect more fertilizer Slide 4 You can control what they eat and can keep them cleaner easier Slide 5 There is little or no problem with disease Slide 6 They dont tear up the yard or smell as bad Slide 7 Doesnt take up that much room to raise the pigs Slide 8 When you are building your barn you want a concrete floor with a little tilt to it. Making it easier to clean. Slide 9 Make sure that you have a drain in the corner so that spraying it down with water it will make the cleaning easy. Slide 10 The barn should have a bed or sleeping area for the pigs to sleep and be comforted. Slide 11 The bed should be 5 feet wide and 5 feet deep that is separate from the feeding area and have an access door. Slide 12 Every pig loves to eat so there should of course be a feeding area! Slide 13 The feeding area should be 10 feet wide by 10 feet deep to fit 2 pigs. Slide 14 You need a feeding trough and a good water source. Slide 15 The bottom 4 feet of your barn should be lined with heavy material so that the pigs can not get out. Slide 16 Everyday you need to. Slide 17 Feed your pigs Slide 18 Water your pigs Slide 19 Make sure that your pigs have a clean living area to sleep Slide 20 And of course give your pigs some love!