70 AssignmentRead pages 239 to 268 in the Livestock and Companion Animals textbookAnswer the following questions and turn in on notebook paper:
71 Assignment (p )What is a new breed of pig that looks like the Hereford Cattle Breed?Explain what a hybrid hog is.What is the current consumer trend in swine type?How many piglets are produced on average at each birth?How do you accurately measure backfat?
77 Breeds, Varieties, Types & Classes Breed- group of related fowl that breed true for a specific traitType- purpose for which it is breed (meat or egg type)Classes- geographic origin (Mediterranean, American, English and Asiatic)
78 Egg Producers Layers- chickens that produce eggs White egg producers- small in sizeWhite Leghorns- white plumageBrown egg producers- larger birds that are not as economical as LeghornsRhode Island Reds- dark red plumageNew Hampshires- red plumagePlymouth Rocks- white plumage
84 Meat Producers Chickens used for meat production are called Broilers Birds used for meat production are usually commercial crossesExample: White Plymouth Rock females mated to Cornish (English class) males
87 Turkeys Broad Breasted White White plumage Shanks, feet, and beak is white to pinkWhite pinfeathersIncreases the value of the carcassCan survive better in hotter climatesGood body confirmation but smaller than other breeds
93 Commercial Livestock Used in the livestock and poultry industry Crosses of more than one breed or strain of breedsAdds in genetic diversityLivestock have more desired traitsUndesirable traits can be lessenedUsed by most producers
102 Poultry Parts comb wattles beak eye ring ear lobe vent hock Diagram a chicken in your notes labeling these parts: (use the diagram in your textbook for help)combwattlesbeakeye ringear lobeventhocktoesbreastbackabdomenbodyshank
110 Competency 2.00Recognize the benefits and importance of agricultural animals
111 ObjectiveBreeds 2.01State the importance of livestock products and by-products
112 Livestock ProductsWork in groups of three and write down as many animals products and by-products as you can.You have 10 min. to complete this task!
113 Livestock Products 1. Food 2. Clothing 3. Shelter 4. Power meat, milk, cheese, eggs2. Clothingwool, leather from hides3. Sheltertents from hides4. Powerwork in less developed countries
114 Livestock Products 5. Recreation 6. Fuel 7. Animals are converters horse back riding, rodeos6. Fuelburn dry animal manure7. Animals are converterseat stuff humans will not eat and convert these materials into foodmeat, eggs, milk, etc.
115 Which of the following was not made from animals: