Local Land Services provide a number of services for pig owners including:
- PICs (property identification codes)
- register of swine brands
- swill feeding inspections
- identifying suspect emergency animal diseases.
Pig nutrition and swill feeding
Get advice on pig nutrition for optimal herd health to ensure you have healthy and productive pigs.
Swill feeding and some food items are prohibited to feed to pigs in Australia. It is important to ensure that the food substances you are feeding your pigs are clean and not contaminated with either antibiotic or pesticide residues.
Find out what you can feed your pigs.
Get advice about good pig management.
Moving or selling pigs in NSW
All pig movements must be recorded on PigPass and must be appropriately identified with branding or tags. This includes pigs moving to another property (even if gifted and not sold) or to an abattoir. It is illegal to keep, transport or breed feral pigs.
Find out more about buying and selling pigs.
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