REARING PIGS FOR PROFIT
Pig rearing can be a very lucrative source of income when your pigs are taken care of in high quality conditions, using only natural materials for its nutrition, hence freeing it from diseases harmful not only to the pig but to the consumers themselves. Let us consider some ways of rearing pigs for profit.
- Pig Meat – The meat is its valuable byproduct. You can just imagine the high demand for meat from all over the world, as it is a common food for everyone. As a pig farmer, you can produce more and healty pigs by feeding them with commercially produced feeds as long as you ensure that the feeds are pesticide-free. Since pigs aren’t choosy animals, household scraps can be also used to feed them. Bathing them regularly and making sure no pests invades the pigs’ bodies will ensure you of higher income .
2. Fertilizers – Pig manure can be subsequently collected and turned into an important component of fertilizers. Remember the hay you use to line up the flooring of your pen? Collect them and let them stand for around a week, then you can sell it out to another farmer or an interested member of a fertilizer company.
3. Sale of Piglets – By learning how to properly mate your pigs (if you have a set of mixed genders), you can let them produce offspring or mixture of pig breeds and sell these piglets to new pig farmers . However, make sure that the piglets are healthy. Feeding them well and providing them vitamins or supplements will you make sales.
4. Go Organic – In our modern times when people are more conscious with their health, manufacturers find alternative ways to yield products that will enable customers to enjoy pig meats with less effects on their health. Organic pigs are defined as animals that are tended to using the highest grade of feeds and procedures highly accepted in the animal welfare. Organic pigs (and meats) also sell more in the market.
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