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Fattening Hogs using Alfalfa Pasture - Historical ...

Blog: Spring Hill Farms   -   Wednesday November 17, 2010   -   By David

I have long been a collector of old agriculture books, pamphlets and documents. You can find so many good ideas that were used in days gone by. Many of the experiments that were done at agricultural test stations across the United States are still...

Some Obscure History of the Tamworth Pasture Pig

Blog: Spring Hill Farms   -   Thursday March 18, 2010   -   By David

I came across some old writings recently that stated the Tamworth at one point had some "crosses of pigs having a strong infusion of Neapolitan blood...It is also said that a few breeders used a white pig that had been improved by Bakewell." ...


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