Course Details

Course Number

10091217

Credits

2.00

Subject

ANIMAL HUSBANDRY

Description

Analyze the nutritional needs of dairy cattle during each stage of their life. Topics covered include: roles of digestive nutrients, nutritional requirements at various growth stages, relationship between forage quality and nutrition, ration balancing through calculation of feed and dry matter intake. Learners explore various methods of feeding dairy animals, including grazing system principles. Learners evaluate the use of dairy nutrition feed technologies.

Prerequisite: 10-091-101 ORIENTATION TO AGRICULTURE STUDIES or 10-091-204 ORIENTATION TO VETERINARY STUDIES. Condition: Accepted into the Dairy Science, Agri-Business or Veterinary Science Associate Degree program, or with Dean approval.

Availability & Registration

We offer the following class sections for this course (10-091-217). View more class specific details and registration information by selecting a class number.

Class Number Status Start/End Date Last Date to Register Instruction Mode Campus Meeting Information Pricing
21110
Open
Aug 29 –
Dec 12
Sep 3 In Person Wausau
Aug 29 – Dec 12
Monday
1:00PM - 3:50PM
AG CTR Classroom AG207
Stephen Krueger
$354.20
21111
Open
Aug 30 –
Dec 13
Sep 4 In Person Wausau
Aug 30 – Dec 13
Tuesday
1:00PM - 3:50PM
AG CTR Classroom AG207
Stephen Krueger
$354.20