ERIC Number: ED195812
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1979
Reference Count: 0
Dairy Housing and Equipment. A Unit for Teachers of Vocational Agriculture. Production Agriculture Curriculum Materials Project.
Colliver, Jewell B.
Designed to provide instructional materials for use by vocational agriculture teachers, this unit on dairy housing and equipment contains four lessons based upon competencies needed to be a dairy farmer. The lessons in this unit cover the maintenance of milking systems, the provision of adequate and economical housing for dairy animals, and the provision of adequate and economical materials-handling equipment. Each lesson contains the following: (1) a performance objective, (2) teaching-learning activities (including technical content), (3) supplementary materials (lists of references), and (4) check-out activities. Suggestions for using problem-solving procedures, resource persons, field trips, and audio-visual aids are outlined in the sections on teaching-learning activities provided for each lesson. (Related documents contain similar instructional materials on breeding livestock, livestock judging, feeding livestock, tobacco production, and corn production--see note.) (MN)
Descriptors: Agricultural Education, Agricultural Machinery, Agricultural Production, Agricultural Skills, Animal Facilities, Behavioral Objectives, Competence, Equipment Evaluation, Equipment Maintenance, Instructional Materials, Job Skills, Learning Activities, Livestock, Secondary Education, Vocational Education
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Kentucky Research Coordinating Unit, Lexington.
Authoring Institution: Kentucky Univ., Lexington. Div. of Vocational Education.
Identifiers: Dairy Industry
Note: For related documents see CE 027 535-540.