This book speaks to the challenges of small farm pig production. The two main themes of malnutrition and parasite control are dealt with in depth, utilizing very practical ideas and methods. The author repeatedly emphasizes the need to deal with these issues if the farmer is to be successful in pig farming. The book has many practical suggestions, and is an excellent primer in pig farming. Originally published in 1984, it is now on its fourth edition. This book is also available in Spanish.
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The author of this book, Dr. D.E. Goodman, has had a lifetime interest and personal involvement in small-scale livestock production and Public Health. Dr. Goodman has lived and worked in a number of underdeveloped areas of the world. He has lectured in Agricultural and Veterinary Colleges, and has given field demonstrations in rural areas of those countries. His extensive personal experience with small-scale swine production and rural veterinary practice provides useful knowledge and expertise in disease control and swine health consulting. Dr. Goodman has served as Supervisor of Animal Health Programs for Clemson University Livestock-Poultry Health Department and Animal Diagnostic Laboratory. Dr. Goodman and his family live in a small town in the coastal plains area of South Carolina. They are involved in farming, community and church activities. Dr. Goodman has had a long time involvement with Christian Veterinary Mission, publisher of this book.
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Book Description Christian Veterinary Mission, 1995. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # M1886532001
Book Description Christian Veterinary Mission, 1995. Paperback. Book Condition: Brand New. 4th edition. 145 pages. 8.50x5.50x0.34 inches. This item is printed on demand. Bookseller Inventory # zk1886532001
Book Description Christian Veterinary Mission, 1995. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P111886532001