Pig husbandry in New Guinea: a literature review and bibliography

Date released
29 December 2003
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Robin Hide



There are nearly two and a half million domestic pigs in New Guinea, or approximately one animal for every three people. This publication is intended as a guide to, and overview of, the current state of knowledge on pigs in New Guinea. It will be a valuable resource for anyone interested in animal production, food supply, nutrition, and animal and human health in New Guinea.