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Farmer eaten by his own hogs

Discussion in 'Off-topic Zone' started by Doomsday101, Oct 2, 2012.

  1. Doomsday101

    Doomsday101 Well-Known Member

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    Authorities in Oregon are investigating how a hog farmer was eaten by his animals.

    The remains of Terry Vance Garner, 70, were found in his hog enclosure Wednesday, according to local news reports Monday.

    The farmer had gone to feed the hogs, some weighing as much as 700 pounds, about 7:30 a.m., according to a report from CNN affiliate KMTR. After Garner was not seen for several hours, a family member went to check on him and found his dentures in the hog pen. Other remains were found, but the hogs had eaten most of the farmer, according to the report.

    The sheriff's department is looking into the death.

    http://news.blogs.cnn.com/2012/10/02/farmer-eaten-by-his-own-hogs/?hpt=hp_t3
  2. vta

    vta The Proletariat

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    I think Cordell had a hand in this...
  3. a_minimalist

    a_minimalist Active Member

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    I wonder who is going to eat the pigs. Would that make you a cannibal?
  4. jcollins28

    jcollins28 Active Member

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    They will go through bone like butter. You need at least sixteen pigs to finish the job in one sitting, so be wary of any man who keeps a pig farm. They will go through a body that weighs 200 pounds in about eight minutes. That means that a single pig can consume two pounds of uncooked flesh every minute. Hence the expression, "as greedy as a pig".
  5. Chocolate Lab

    Chocolate Lab Run-loving Dino

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    I'll take "Worst Nightmares" for 1000, Alex..
  6. Kangaroo

    Kangaroo Active Member

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    Hogs are no Joke and you better be careful around them. My guess is he fell or something and got knocked out or what ever and they ate him. Maybe he had a heart attack. Anyone that think they are loveable animals needs their heads checked this is not Doc Hollywood.
  7. Phoenix

    Phoenix Well-Known Member

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    Yeah I raised some in my FFA years way back when. Hated them. Love their bacon though.
  8. speedkilz88

    speedkilz88 Well-Known Member

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    Sounds like an episode of Hell on Wheels a month back.


  9. big dog cowboy

    big dog cowboy THE BIG DOG Staff Member

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  10. Jammer

    Jammer Retired Air Force Guy Zone Supporter

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    That's good. :)
  11. Warick

    Warick Member

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  12. jcollins28

    jcollins28 Active Member

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    I love that movie!
  13. TheDallasDon

    TheDallasDon AegonTheConqueror-Now bend the knee

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    This is the first thing I thought of when I saw title.......I agree this movie is great

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