Pig Glossary

Pig Definitions Abattoir – A slaughterhouse. AI – Artificial Insemination, when gilts and sows are impregnated artificially. Animal Movement Licence – Pigs can only be moved with an animal movement licence. Barrow – A male pig castrated at a young age. Boar – An adult male pig that can be used for breeding purposes. Boar … Read more

Cat Glossary

Cat Definitions Carnivore – An animal that eats other animals. Cat – A small carnivorous mammal. Deworm – To treat a cat to remove and prevent worms. Feline – A cat or another animal in the cat family. Grooming – To comb and clean the fur a cat. Kitten – A young cat. Litter Box … Read more

Arable Crops Glossary

Arable Crops Definitions Arable Farming – The production of crops. Barley – A cereal crop grown mainly for malting and as an animal feed. Biodiesel – Fuel that has been produced using crops. Blight – A potato disease. Buteric Silage – Silage that is too wet and does not ferment properly. Canola – The American … Read more