COURSE CODE: APH301

COURSE TITLE: Ruminant Animal Production and Husbandry

NUMBER OF UNITS: 3 Units

COURSE DURATION: Three hours per week

COURSE DETAILS:

Course Coordinator: Dr. O. A. Fasae

Email: animalexp@yahoo.co.uk

Office Location: COLANIM Building

Other Lecturers: Dr. O. S. Sowande, Dr. (Mrs.) O. O. Adewumi and Mr. A. O. Yusuf

 

COURSE CONTENT:

Cattle production, problems and prospects in Nigeria. Indigenous and exotic breeds of beef and dairy cattle. Dairy and beef production systems. Dairy and beef production enterprises. Sheep and goat production- breeds, management systems, feeding for growth, production and housing. Common diseases and control in cattle, sheep and goats. Marketing of animals and their products. Methods of ageing in animals. Common farm operations, handling and control of animals.

APH 301 Lecture Note

Last Updated on April 10, 2019 by admin

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