Hog Production Alternatives: Livestock Production Guide


Subject:
Agriculture , Livestock , Sustainable Agriculture , Swine

Description:
This publication discusses "alternative niche marketing, breed selection, alternative feeds, waste management, odor control, health concerns, and humane treatment." Although this technical document is meant for the livestock industry, it also includes good general information about the standards for raising organic hogs for pork products. Provides many related links. From the National Sustainable Agriculture Information Service.

Creator:
Gegner, Lance

Publisher:
National Center for Appropriate Technology (NCAT)

Language:
English

Source:
http://attra.ncat.org/attra-pub/Hogs.html


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