Last updated on: 30th June, 2017, 2:20 PM We tried raising pigs and chickens in the backyard. In the end, it was more trouble than it was worth. Pigs And Chickens: It’s All Too Much We had a good plan: buy piglets and chicks, raise them until they’re old enough to slaughter, and turn a […]
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Last updated on: 1st June, 2016, 2:32 PM A reader recently sent me an email asking about the progress of our backyard piggery. That made me realize that I’d forgotten to update you all on the home piggery experiment that we call Backyard Bacon. Here is an update! The Little Piggies When we started, the […]
Last updated on: 2nd February, 2016, 8:41 PM In my first post about raising pigs in the Philippines, I wrote about how we were starting a small piggery on part of our neighbor’s lot. The workers that we hired had put in the septic tank and were working on the two-stall hog house. As you […]
Last updated on: 23rd January, 2016, 11:42 AMRaising backyard bacon isn’t possible in many places. In the Philippines, it’s not only normal, it’s a small source of income for thousands of families. The Big Baboy Baboy is the Filipino world for pig. And pigs are big here. Pork consumption in the Philippines, according to (undated) […]