In response to your question about integrating animals into agricultural
systems, specifically hogs, the Western region USDA Sustainable Agriculture
Research and Education program, SARE, supported a research project by Kent
Fleming of the University of Hawaii at Manoa on hog farming integrated with
market gardening and orchard production. The climate was obviously
tropical. Contact Dr. Fleming for specific information about his research.
His phone number is (808) 322-9136.
If you have any additional questions, or would like more information about
Western SARE-funded research and education projects, please feel free to
Public Information, Western U.S.
c/o University of California