SHEEP AND GOAT NUTRITION AND FEEDING

Modüle Code Number

VHB 603

Number of ECTS Credits

4

Hours / Week (T P C)

1 2 2

Module Lecturer

Department of Animal Nutrition Lecturers

Year / Term

-

Typ of Course

(Compulsory / Elective)

Compulsory

Pre requisites / Recommended

Preliminary knowledge about ruminant nutrition, preferring veterinary faculty graduate. Other faculty members can take this course if they prefers.

Module Contents

At neonate, growing and productive period of animal requirements and feeds are to be different. Besides feeds are different in animal species. Therefore preparing an adequate ration, one must know all the feed species, ration preparing methods and animal requirements very well.  

Aims and Objectives of the module

-Determination animal requirements at different phsicological terms
-Select feedstuffs adequate for this requirement
-Balancing a suitable ration from selected  feeds adequate for animals requirement

Method of assessment

Lecture,  tutorial,  seminar presentation

Teaching Language

Turkish

Textbook /

Recommended readings

Animal nutrition books, ration balancing programs