Feeding Pigs

Today's picture shows a farmer feeding his pigs. Where I grew up, feeding the pigs was known as "Slopping the Hogs", but don't know if that term was used everywhere. Also notice the little pig on the right appears to be the "runt", and you can see bein...



Today's picture shows a farmer feeding his pigs. Where I grew up, feeding the pigs was known as "Slopping the Hogs", but don't know if that term was used everywhere. Also notice the little pig on the right appears to be the "runt", and you can see being smaller he has trouble getting his place at the trough. The picture was taken in 1939 in Colorado.