Animal Science Exam 1

Animal Science Exam 1 - Animal Science Exam 1: What is...

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Animal Science Exam 1: What is animal science? The total store of knowledge relative to the breeding, feeding, care and management, processing and marketing of animals and their products as gain through research and experience. This includes: Beef cattle, horses, sheep, swine, dairy cattle, poultry, and goats It takes 48 days to bring a chick to market Fat people=stored Energy= lazy Animal Science is also concerned with foods of animal origin; Meat, Dairy foods, eggs The food industry is one of the largest and most important industry in the world Animal Science is also concerned with companion animals: their nutrition, care, and welfare Specialized areas of animal science provides opprotunities for graduate/ professional study Graduate Study: MS/Ph.D Degree Programs Animal Production Breeding and Genetics Reproductive physiology Dr. Lee studied this @ UF (he doesn’t eat meat) Nutrition Dr. Lee has Ph. D from UF Meats Professional Study: Vet. Medicine Medicine Dentistry Law Business Admin Animal Science majors are qualified for many challenging careers in business, industry, government, education, and research: feed and equipment manufaturers breeding associations pharmacy firms meat processors food distributors
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livestock marketing organizations extensions educators environment regulation meat inspection zoos Types of employers: Self employed feed companies animal health firms livestock equipment companies
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This note was uploaded on 11/08/2011 for the course ANS 3006 taught by Professor Dr.leeanderson during the Fall '11 term at Florida A&M.

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