227.212 Animal Production for Veterinarians I (15 credits)

Introduction to animal nutrition (monogastric and ruminant), including feed analysis. Pastoral livestock production systems, including the growth and management of pasture as an animal feed. Soil resources, the environmental impacts of pastoral agriculture and consideration of the various animal industries. Animal genetics and breeding.

Note(s): This course is only available to BVSc Year 2 students. Students will be required to be at Massey University until the end of each semester. The Examination dates posted on the University Website do not include Practical or other SoVS organised examinations, most of which take place after the formal written examination. Travel plans should therefore be made on the basis of being at Massey until the semester end date unless and until the Undergraduate Programme Office advises that an earlier departure date will be permitted.

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  • Prerequisite(s):
    General Prerequisite: At least 45 credits from 100 level

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Year Semester Mode Location
2021 Semester One full semester Internal Manawatu Campus