Agricultural Curriculum

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Unit 9: Livestock Nutrition

Lesson Plans Handouts PowerPoints /
Quizzes /
Exams Teacher Reference Material Laboratory
Day 1 Digestive System   Digestive System      

What Happens When You Eat? (Multiple digestive activities)


Day 2 Ruminant Ruminant Digestive Systems Notes The Ruminant Digestive System Day 2        
Day 3 Ruminant   The Ruminant Digestive System Day 3        
Day 4 Monogastric Monogastric System Monogastric        
Day 5 review quizlab    

Quiz Ruminants and Non Ruminants

  Quiz Ruminants and Non Ruminants Key  
Day 6 Sources of Nutrients Nutrition Needs Chart Sources of Nutrient        
Day 7 Classes of Feeds            
Day 8 Quality of Feeds   Quality of Feeds Day 8       Feed Quality Issues investigation
Day 9 Quality of feeds   Quality of Feeds Day 9        
Day 10 Nutritional Requirements Ruminants Nutritional Requirements Note Chart 1 Nutritional Requirements of Ruminants        
Day 11 Nutritional Requirements NON Ruminants Nutritional Requirements Note Chart 2 Nutritional Requirements of NON Ruminants        
Day 12 Livestock Feeding Practices   Livestock Feeding Practices       Livestock Nutrition Feed Practices Investigation Horses
Day 13 Formulating Feed Rations Formulating Rations with the Pearson Square Ext Handout Formulating Feed Rations Ration Formulation   Ration Formulation KEY

Formulating Rations Using Pearson Square

Day 14 Formulating Feed Rations Lab       Edible Feed Rations Lab KEY

Edible Feed Rations Lab

Day 15 Exam       EXAM Exam KEY  
Introduction to Feed and Nutrition   Introduction to Feed and Nutrition Nutrient Crossword Exam    
Caluclating Calories   Caluclating Calories Nutrient Crossword Key Key    
Proteins, Lipids, Carbs   Proteins, Lipids, Carbs Formulating Feed Rations      
Vitamins   Vitamins Nutrients and Nutrition Worksheet      
Minerals   Minerals Nutrient and Nutrition Key      
Ruminant Digestion   Ruminant Digestion Nutrition Worksheet      
Monogastric Digestion   Monogastric Digestion Nutrition Key      
Equine Digestion   Equine Digestion Q&A Session      
Colic in Horses   Colic in Horses Label Analysis pen      
Digestion and Absorption     Feed Energyen      
Specialty Feeds   Specialty Feeds        
Feed and Nutrition Requirements   Feed and Nutrition Requirements        
Balancing Feed Rations   Balancing Feed Rations        
open   Vitamins and Minerals        
open   Beef Nutrition        
open   Common Feedstuffs        
open   Feeding and Labeling        
open   Feeding Animals        
open   Principles of Animal Nutrition and Digestion        
open   Feed Rations        
    Reading Labels