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Modern Livestock & Poultry Production

Textbook

By: James R Gillespie (Author), Frank B Flanders (Author)

153 pages, colour & b/w photos, illustrations, tables

Delmar

Hardback | Feb 2009 | Edition: 8 | #210950 | ISBN-13: 9781428318083
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About this book

Modern Livestock & Poultry Production, 8th Edition, entices and engages readers with new, full-color photographs and illustrations, and up-to-date comprehensive information covering major and minor livestock and poultry animals. Having undergone extensive updates, Modern Livestock & Poultry Production includes current issues in animal agriculture including, biosecurity, animal ID, and vertical integration, while still incorporating vital agriscience and production information, including real-life applications, required for high school students' success in the field.


Contents

- The Livestock Industry
- Feeding and Nutrition
- Animal Breeding
- Beef Cattle
- Swine
- Sheep and Goats
- Horses
- Poultry
- Dairy
- Rabbits
- Alternative Animals
- Glossary
- Appendix


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