Pigs Can’t Eat Parsnips

Pigs should not be fed parsnips as they give them blisters in and around their mouths. “Parsnip tops contains substances (furocoumarins) which , in contact with bare skin, enhance the skin’s sensitivity to the ultra violet rays in direct sunlight. The affected skin becomes red and inflamed and then develops blisters and extensive angry looking skin … Read more

Pig Feed Restrictions

There are a number of restrictions on feeding pigs. Pigs cannot be fed; any food products from a recognised catering establishment, meat, meat products, fish, fish products, eggs, egg based products, milk unless surplus goats or cow’s from own farm, milk based products and animal fats.