ERIC Number: ED287084
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1987-Jun
Reference Count: N/A
Advanced Dairy Unit for Advanced Livestock Production Curriculum. Selected Readings. AGDEX 410/00.
Coday, Stan; Stewart, Bob R.
These selected readings are designed to supplement James Gillespie's "Modern Livestock and Poultry Production" (2nd edition) as the the student reference for the advanced dairy unit. Readings are provided for 18 lessons. Topics include profitability of the dairy enterprise; production costs for dairy; comparative advantages of dairy; milk secretion; milking and sanitation procedures; dairy record and testing systems; marketing milk; marketing dairy replacements; local, state, and federal regulations for dairy; matching production to marketing; government programs for dairy; dairy associations and organizations; selecting breeding animals; reproductive management; facilities and equipment; dairy herd health programs; feeding dairy animals; and using pasture and roughage. (YLB)
Descriptors: Agricultural Education, Agricultural Production, Animal Husbandry, Dairy Farmers, Livestock, Marketing, Secondary Education, Vocational Education
Instructional Materials Laboratory, 10 Industrial Education Bldg., University of Missouri, Columbia, MO 65211 (Order No. AG-40-S).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Missouri State Dept. of Elementary and Secondary Education, Jefferson City. Div. of Vocational and Adult Education.
Authoring Institution: Missouri Univ., Columbia. Instructional Materials Lab.
Note: For the accompanying instructor's guide, see CE 048 642.