• Livestock Production

    This course is part of the Animal Systems pathway in the Agriculture, Food and Natural Resource Systems cluster of courses.  It is designed as an introduction to livestock animals and their care.  Topics include care/handling, reproduction, anatomy/physiology, facilities, and nutrition for the following animals: cattle, sheep, goats, swine, poultry and rabbits. 
    This course is a 1/2 credit (one semester) and is the pre-requisite to Advanced Animal Science.
     
     
    May 10th, 2013-Assignment
    1. Click the following link and start with "Market Hogs." Read through the sections. *You can use the buttons "next" and "previous" to move through the information.  Continue through each species of livestock presented.
    http://www.ca.uky.edu/agripedia/agmania/livestock/
    2. Open the assignment file below.  Complete the assignment, save it in your student drive and e-mail it to Mrs. Hendrix at 
    traci.hendrix@humble.k12.tx.us
    *if you cannot type in the file, copy and paste it into MS Word.