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Swine Production
Animal Science 4401

This course is designed for upper-level undergraduate students with a variable background in pork production.

The course will focus on pig biology and management of the pig’s environment and genetics to maximize profits. Topics include genetics, nutrition, reproduction, housing, herd health and management practices. 3 hours of lecture per week. One laboratory per week. Some weeks the laboratory and lectures are combined. Field trips are required. This class is writing intensive (as are most senior-level production courses).

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      Stanley Harris                           Edward Carrasco                   Erich Stiebing

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