Handbook of Livestock Management

Handbook of Livestock Management

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For courses in Animal Management. Now in paperback, Handbook of Livestock Management, Fourth Edition, discusses a wide range of species and topics, showing step-by-step how to perform the skills and techniques essential for those in animal management. Taking a hands-on approach, it reflects the author's authoritative experience and emphasizes how to maintain and maximize an animal's well-being and productivity. Over 800 illustrations, external parts and skeletal drawings, and new photographs offer readers a close look at each species and each livestock management technique. Chapters on cattle, swine, horses, sheep, goats, poultry, livestock restraint and herd health make this a complete handbook for students of animal science, veterinary science and vocational agriculture.show more

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  • Hardback | 656 pages
  • 210.8 x 276.9 x 30.5mm | 1,519.55g
  • Pearson Education (US)
  • Pearson
  • Upper Saddle River, NJ, United States
  • English
  • 4th edition
  • 0131189336
  • 9780131189331
  • 1,021,406

Table of contents

1. Livestock Restraint Techniques2. Beef Cattle Management Techniques3. Cattle Management Techniques4. Dairy Cattle Management Techniques5. Swine Management Techniques6. Horse Management Techniques7. Sheep Management Techniques8. Goat Management Techniques9. Poultry Management Techniques10. Animal Health Management APPENDICESGLOSSARYINDEXshow more

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