FMT4 008 Animal Genetics and Nutrition (152-VSH-MC) (2.33 credits)

Offered by: Farm Mgmt & Technology Program (Agricultural & Environmental Sciences)

Overview

FMT4 : Introduction to animal breeding principles and nutrition. Emphasis is placed on improving population genetic potential and modes of genetic transmission. Provided is the importance of feed intake, proteins, carbohydrates, lipids, minerals & vitamins in livestock nutrition. Students are exposed to the basics of livestock ration balancing.

Terms: Winter 2018

Instructors: Christian Molgat, Kevin Wade (Winter)