Animal Science

Animal Science Curriculum at a Glance

1st Quarter

Introduction to range science

Range plant identification

Animal unit monthly problem solving

Range map solving

2nd Quarter

Livestock judging

Cellular biology and animal taxonomy

Animal growth and development

Muscle and meat biology

Beef and lamb carcass

Swine and chicken carcass

Understanding animal slaughter

3rd Quarter

Animal behavior/welfare

Animal welfare debate

Biology of digestion

Biology of reproduction

Genetics

4th Quarter

Swine management and industry

Beef cattle management and industry

Dairy cattle management and industry

Sheep management and industry

Horse management and industry