COURSE CODE: APH302

COURSE TITLE: Non-Ruminant Animal Production and Husbandry

NUMBER OF UNITS: 3 Units

COURSE DURATION: Three hours per week

COURSE DETAILS:

Course Coordinator: Dr. S. O. Akinola

Email: bayomiola@yahoo.com

Office Location: COLANIM Building

Other Lecturers: Dr. O. A. AdeyemiDr. O. M. Sogunle, Dr. L. T. Egbeyale

COURSE SYNOPSIS:

Poultry production- problems and prospects. Management systems: management of broilers, layers and cockerels. Management of ducks and turkeys. Diseases and control. Hatchery enterprises. Factors affecting hatchery enterprises. Marketing and record keeping.
Pig production- problems and prospects. Management systems: management of pregnant sows, piglets, growers, gilts, breeding sows and boars. Diseases and control. Planning production targets: record targets and record keeping. Pig production enterprise.
Rabbit production- problems and prospects. Management systems: management of pregnant does, litters, growers, breeding does and bucks. Diseases and control. Planning production targets: record targets and record keeping. Rabbit production enterprise.

APH 302 Lecture Note

Last Updated on April 10, 2019 by admin

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