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This video is restriction. you can do this if your are knowledgeable. It is time to castrate some pigs by cutting. see how we cut a piglet a very quick and easy process!copperhead road homestead: a place for preppers, homeste. Castration . castration, the surgical removal of the two testicles, is a routine management practice for male pigs destined for slaughter. the testicles produce sperm and the male hormone, testosterone. pork from boars, or uncastrated male pigs at slaughter weight, may have an odor during cooking that is very offensive to many people. Surgical castration of male pigs is commonly performed to avoid boar taint, or the offensive odour of pork found in sexually mature boars. due to its painful and stressful nature, the practice has been receiving criticism from international organisations for animal protection and welfare. Boar sent for slaughter, must undergo the procedure for 1.5 2 months. for best results, you can wait 6 months. if the boar is castrated after six months, there is a risk that he will show aggression, since the process of puberty has already started. 12 20 hours before the castration of boars can not be fed feed and coarse feed.
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For example one study indicated that pigs castrated at 2 weeks of age displayed fewer indicators of pain than pigs castrated at 7 weeks of age (mcglone and hellman, 1988). another study conducted during the suckling period indicated that pigs castrated at 1 day of age grew at a slower rate up to weaning than when castration was performed at 14. Bonneau m, enright wj. immunocastration in cattle and pigs. livestock production sci. 1995;42(2 3):193 200. brannang e. the effect of castration and age of castration on the growth rate, feed conversion and carcass traits of swedish red and white cattle. Well i have no experience right now but i can tell you that both of our boars one castrated, one not are both the most gentle wee men we have on our homestead. if anything, the castrated one is more of a challenge as he doesn't respect the electric fencing and keeps busting out, therefore jostling the feed buckets right from the gate and making a mess.
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Easy Castration Of 2 Boars In A Minutes