Pig Keeping

The courses contains 9 lessons:

  1. Background to pig raising
  2. Breeding and selection
  3. Feeding Pigs
  4. Pig diseases
  5. Managing the boar
  6. Managing the sow and litter
  7. Management of Fattening pigs
  8. Economics and Records
  9. Managing a Piggery

Entry Requirements: None

Assignments: Nine written assignments, one for each unit.

Exams: Optional; an invigilated, closed book, short answers 90 min long exam; if passed a learner will receive a Statement of Attainment

Prison Support Requirements: Support submission of assignments, and organizing exams if required

Tutor Support: Yes

What’s Next? Farming Management (Stonebridge)

Find Out More: From ACS here

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