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    DescriptionDid you know that wild razorback hogs probably were imported into the United States from Russia during the 19th century? Pigs in general are good foragers and most breeds are able to live off the land. Seven breeds of pigs are common in the United States, and no breed is inherently better than any other. The seven most popular breeds are the Yorkshire, Chester White, Berkshire, Duroc, Hampshire, Poland China, and American Landrace, all discussed in this little book. This little book introduces adults and children alike to popular breeds of pig. Each breed gets a spread featuring a color photograph and a full discussion of identifying characteristics, plus a write-up about the breed' s history, personality, foraging and mothering habits, and suitability for the small farm.


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    Title
    Know Your Pigs
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Jack Byard
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 64
    Width: 120 mm
    Height: 162 mm
    Thickness: 6 mm
    Weight: 104 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9781565236110
    ISBN 10: 1565236114
    Classifications

    BIC E4L: COU
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: S8.4
    B&T Merchandise Category: GEN
    B&T Book Type: NF
    BIC subject category V2: WNG
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 01
    BIC subject category V2: TVH
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 05
    B&T General Subject: 560
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 24280
    Ingram Subject Code: TE
    Libri: I-TE
    BISAC V2.8: NAT019000, PET000000
    B&T Approval Code: A63705070
    BISAC V2.8: TEC003020
    DC22: 636.4
    DC21: 636.4
    LC subject heading:
    B&T Approval Code: A74364400
    LC subject heading: , ,
    LC classification: SF395.6 .B93 2011
    Publisher
    Fox Chapel Publishing
    Imprint name
    Fox Chapel Publishing
    Publication date
    01 January 2012