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close this book Agricultural development workers training manual: Volume IV Livestock
View the document Contents
View the document Preface and acknowledgements
View the document Introduction to Volume IV
close this folder Chapter I: Orientation to the livestock component of agricultural training
View the document A. Overview of the livestock training component
View the document B. Preparing the livestock component of agricultural training
View the document C. Carrying out the livestock component
close this folder Chapter II: Curriculum of the livestock component
View the document A. Livestock session list organized by skill group
View the document B. Session plan format
close this folder C. Lesson plans
close this folder Skill group I: Livestock development
View the document Session 1: Orientation to livestock training
View the document Session 2: Introduction to nutrition
View the document Session 3: Introduction to feeds
View the document Session 4: Introduction to diseases
View the document Session 5: Farm visits
close this folder Skill group II: Swine
View the document Session 1: Overview
View the document Session 2: Housing and construction
View the document Session 3: Feed rations
View the document Session 4: Swine production field work
View the document Session 5: Diseases and parasites
View the document Session 6: Record keeping
View the document Session 7: Selection
View the document Session 8: Reproduction
View the document Session 9: Production planning
close this folder Skill group III: Rabbits
View the document Session 1: Overview
View the document Session 2: Construction
View the document Session 3: Record keeping
View the document Session 4: Reproduction, breeding, and sexing
View the document Session 5: Feed rations
View the document Session 6: Slaughter and post mortem
View the document Session 7: Diseases and parasites
View the document Session 8: Production planning
close this folder Skill group IV: Poultry
View the document Session 1: Preparation and care for day old chicks
View the document Session 2: Construction
View the document Session 3: Handling and culling of chickens and caring for broody hens
View the document Session 4: Vaccination for Newcastle disease
View the document Session 5: Feeds and nutrition
View the document Session 6: Fowl pox vaccination
View the document Session 7: Poultry diseases
View the document Session 8: Comparative fowl raising
View the document Session 9: Production planning
View the document Session 10: Slaughter/Post mortem
close this folder Skill group V: Goats
View the document Session 1: Introduction and overview
View the document Session 2: Anatomy and castration
View the document Session 3: Construction
View the document Session 4: Reproduction
View the document Session 5: Ruminant nutrition
View the document Session 6: Rations and forages
View the document Session 7: Internal and external parasites and vitamin shots
View the document Session 8: Diseases
View the document Session 9: Production planning
close this folder Chapter III: Guidelines and references
close this folder General livestock
close this folder Training objectives
View the document A) Livestock development
View the document B) Poultry production
View the document C) Ducks and guinea fowl production
View the document D) Swine production
View the document E) Goat production
View the document F) Rabbit production
View the document Overview of livestock training
View the document Introduction to animal nutrition
View the document Introduction to feeds
View the document Livestock feed rations
View the document Introduction to disease
View the document Livestock production planning
View the document Livestock production levels
View the document Sample livestock production scenario
View the document Small animal production assessment tool
View the document Farm visits
View the document Farmer livestock survey
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View the document Swine nutrition
close this folder Swine management
View the document Reproductive cycle
View the document Farrowing
View the document Management techniques for the care of piglets
View the document Recordkeeping and field notebook guide for swine
View the document Credibility techniques
View the document Post mortem procedure
close this folder Swine diseases
View the document Prevention
View the document Reproductive diseases
View the document Mortality diseases
View the document Morbidity diseases
close this folder Swine parasites
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View the document External parasites
close this folder Swine genetics
View the document Production
View the document Breeds
close this folder Swine housing and equipment
View the document Farrowing crate
View the document Feeders
close this folder Rabbits
close this folder Rabbit nutrition
View the document Rabbit feeds
View the document Feeding rabbits
close this folder Rabbit management
View the document Care of rabbits
View the document Reproduction
View the document Handling of rabbits
View the document Slaughter, disease diagnosis, and pose mortem procedures
View the document Ear tattooing
View the document Rabbit recordkeeping and field notebooks
View the document Credibility techniques - rabbits
close this folder Rabbit diseases
View the document Bacterial diseases
View the document Viral diseases
View the document Fungal diseases
View the document Hereditary diseases
close this folder Rabbit parasites
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View the document External parasites
View the document Noninfectious conditions of rabbits
close this folder Rabbit genetics
View the document Breeds
View the document Breeding or mating
View the document Rabbit breeding system
View the document Life-cycle chart
View the document Housing and equipment
close this folder Poultry
close this folder Poultry needs and nutrition
View the document Sample ration
View the document Possible poultry feedstuff in the tropics
close this folder Disease
View the document Poultry disease
View the document Credibility technique
View the document Cross reference guide
View the document Basic poultry disease diagnostic guide
View the document Insects that attack poultry
View the document Chicken vaccination outline
View the document Poultry production planning
View the document Genetics, breeds and their purpose
View the document Poultry management/Husbandry
View the document Housing an equipment
close this folder Comparative fowl raising
View the document Breeds and their purpose, high management
View the document Field notebook outline - Poultry
close this folder Goats
View the document Introduction
close this folder Goat nutrition
View the document The ruminant
View the document Foraging: herbage and browse
View the document Mineral requirements
View the document Vitamin requirements
View the document Table of nutrient requirements
View the document Ration formulation examples of typical rations
close this folder Goat management
View the document Determining the weight of goats
View the document Weight chart for goats
View the document Determining the age of goats
View the document Castration
View the document Hoof trimming
View the document Injection sites
View the document Disbudding and de-scenting
View the document Restraint and tethering
View the document Bloat
close this folder Reproduction
View the document Breeding
View the document Gestation
View the document Freshening or kidding
View the document Problem deliveries
View the document Breech deliveries
View the document Lactation
View the document Weaning
close this folder Recordkeeping/Field notebook guide
View the document Record of expenses
View the document Production information
View the document Appendix A: Livestock staff bibliography and resource materials
View the document Appendix B: List of supplies
View the document Appendix C: Small animal production training goals
View the document Appendix D: Sample examination

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