Information on managing swine, including help from the Veterinary Extension and Applied Research Team, and tips on raising small groups of pigs.
Youth will earn about "Farm Safety and Livestock Accidents," and enhance their Showmanship Abilities at this overnight camp! More
Pennsylvania has over 2,700 independent producers with over 320,000 sows and pigs with the majority of farms having less than 25 animals per farm. More
Lynn Kime, Robert E. Mikesell, Jayson K. Harper, Ph.D.
While the trend in the swine industry continues towards larger farms, opportunities remain to make money by raising hogs in a part-time enterprise. More