Advantages of Indoor Pig Farming

Aside from the fact that indoor pig farming is a form of lucrative business, there is also lots of advantages of indoor pig farming that you will benefit the most. Surely, you are among the people who will find this business really promising.

Before you begin establishing your pig farming business indoors, there are some things you need to know first about the venture. One of which are the advantages of indoor pig farming.

Offers Utmost Protection

One of the advantages of indoor pig farming is that this provides great protection to your pigs. Though pigs do not usually get affected by harsh weather conditions, their growth and development is stunted because of experiencing different weather conditions. This is one of the best advantages of indoor pig farming, especially if you want to increase the profits you want to generate in the future. On the other hand, you will notice that pigs raised outdoors are not that great in terms of their sizes and weights. Therefore, pig propagators might not be able to obtain the profits they want to earn out of the business.

Provides Greater Control of Pig Intake

Aside from that, indoor pig farming provides farm owners the chance to control the food intake of their pigs. This also affects the health of these animals. Aside from that, proper control of intake also ensures that there is reduced wastage of goods since you have the full control to how much food you want to serve to your animals. This is especially important these days because there are ready made foods for pigs manufactured by lots of companies. The saved feeds helps people increase the profits they can generate in the future. Aside from that, this also saves stress and hassle unlike uncontrolled pig intake due to outdoor farming.

Pig Assessment and Monitoring is Easier

In addition to the benefits mentioned, another advantage of indoor pig farming is that farm owners can assess and monitor their pigs easier. This is simply because the pigs are confined in a certain location. They constantly roam around to that specific area. This is not like the outdoor type of pig farming where pigs can be found nowhere. This is especially one of the benefits of indoor pig farming for people living near to several houses in the neighborhood.

Reduces Destruction in the Environment

Though pigs are harmless, these animals create so much mess, especially when left outdoors. They usually exhume soil, making a certain place look like a mess. If they have reached the yard of your neighbor, these animals might also create so much mess in that place. On the other hand, indoor pig farming allows you to control your pigs properly. They are not capable of creating such mess simply because they are confined in a certain place.


  • abhijit ghosh said on November 6, 2013
    Dear sir, I want to start a small Pig farm at my village of West Bengal. So I need get information about all Things related in this business. Thanking you.
  • sanjoy said on December 28, 2013
    Dear Sir, Can you please provide literature that can help to start successful pig farming business. Thanking you in advance. Regards, Sanjoy
  • Dr SK Sharma said on April 22, 2014
    Langha Road Dehradun. willing to set up business
  • soji aiyenuro said on August 9, 2015
    good day sir, am a small farmer in nigeria. have started my catfish business and its doing good...will like to start a small pig farming to......plssss help
  • amratansh rastogi said on October 8, 2015
    dear sir ,great information on pigs here,i am looking forward to raise pigs in rajasthan please share were i may market them.


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