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ANSC 304 Livestock Feeding and Nutrition

Units: 3

Hours: 36 hours LEC; 54 hours LAB

Prerequisite: None.

Transferable: CSU

CID: C-ID AG - AS 132L

The fundamentals of digestion and absorption in both ruminants and non-ruminants are discussed. The nutritive value of feeds as they relate to the formulation of livestock rations will be emphasized including by-product feeding. Includes proper selection, evaluation, and utilization of feeds. This course may include field trips and off-site laboratories and the instructor may or may not provide transportation.

Student Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of this course, the student will be able to:

SLO #1 Identify the role of livestock feeding and its part in human nutrition.