Iron Injections For Piglets

Piglets need to have iron given to them within the first five days of their life. This is particularly important if the piglets are indoors as mine are. We injected the 21 piglets on our farm when they were 2 days old. We injected them with gleptosil into their bottom. This is not an easy … Read more

Iron For Piglets

Piglets are born with low iron levels which needs to be boosted within a week of being born. They will not receive enough iron from the sows milk so it is important that the piglets get iron from another source.¬†Outdoor reared pigs will get a source of iron from the soil as they root about … Read more