• Have healthy pigs (fit for human consumption), which should be free from disease and originate from disease-free areas.
  • Observe 28 days withdrawal period from the day of last treatment.
  • Ensure pigs weigh between 80 – 100 kgs live weight and aged 7-8 months.
  • Have all male pigs castrated
  • Entire boars are not acceptable).
  • Payments are based on cold dressed weights (dead weights).
  • All pigs must be delivered to the slaughterhouse before 6:00pm on agreed days only.

Farmers Choice also Offers:

  • Free Extension services
  • Free Monthly farmer trainings
  • Feeds at subsidised prices
  • Free collection of mature pigs
  • Subsidised transport on own pig delivery
  • Somewhat steady market
  • Prompt payment on slaughtered animals – 24 hrs.
  • Good breeds – subject to availability

Source: smartfarmerkenya