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Textbook Update Spring 2012
AG 247. Equine Production, 3 hours credit. Prerequisite: AG 245. This course is designed to expand on Equine Management specifically in the area of reproduction. Topics covered include: genetics, selection characteristics, selection methods, stallion management, broodmare management, foal management and foal development.
Brinsko, S., Manual of Equine Production., C.V. Mosley Co.
Upon completion of the course the student will be able to:
TOPICAL OUTLINE OF UNIT:
Unit 1: Genetics and Selection
Unit 2: Reproduction Management
Unit 3: Foal Development and Management
METHODS OF INSTRUCTION:
Lecture and discussion along with demonstration of breeding methods.
METHODS OF EVALUATION: