American Guinea Hog: A Small Pig Breed for Homesteaders

A heritage hog breed, the American Guinea hog may be the best pig for your small homestead. Raise these hogs on pasture for superb meat and charcuterie.

Deborah Nieman
Deborah Nieman of Antiquity Oaks Farm in Cornell, Illinois, finds her Guinea hogs easy to manage — and loveable, to boot.
Photo by Lynn Stone