This course is no longer offered
However, the following Farm Operations & Management programs take its place
Farm Operations & Management
The Dairy Herd Management program provides training in business management, livestock, crops, finances, record-keeping, feeding, housing, breeding, and milking. Students gain the knowledge to maintain a productive, healthy dairy herd, learn computerized records analysis, and study genetics and marketing. Operating a profitable and progressive dairy farm in today's agricultural climate involves learning to work smarter, not just harder. Successful operations are built on solid herdsperson skills, effective management skills, and use of technology.