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on March 1, 2017

Pastured pork production strategies for profit

Raising pastured pigs can be profitable with the right grazing plan and careful attention to pasture conditions.

Outdoor pig production on a large scale is gaining a foothold, especially for new hog producers looking to get started in the industry. Benefits of raising pigs on pasture include improved pig health, a better work environment, less odor, less microbial activity, fewer regulatory problems and lower start-up and…

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