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FFA Quizbowl - Person 3?
FFA, Acronyms, Business-ish/terms, Animal terms(2)/Diseases
Terms in this set (193)
What do the initials E.M. of the FFA Creed stand for?
What type of contract is an information agreement guaranteed by oral statement or handshake?
What term refers to government imposed taxes on goods incurred when they pass national boundaries?
Total Assets - Total Liabilities
Describe one method of starting a farm operation with limited capital?
Leasing, renting, and limited partnership
The person who receives life insurance proceeds is known as the
Responsibilities of the tenant in a typical lease arrangement?
Machinery, Fuel, Supplies, and Equipment
In swine production, what disease causes a thickening and twisting of the snout?
What are the four compartments of a ruminant digestive system in order?
Net Cash Income
Gross Receipts - Cash Expenses
What is used to record all cash expenses, except payments for labor?
Cash Disbursement sheet
What does TDN stand for?
Total digestible nutrients
What is non-cash payment?
Something you don't pay cash money for; credit cards and checks
What does NAFTA stand for?
North American Free Trade Agreement
What does BST stand for?
A disease and infection that can be transmitted from animals to humans is
In 1903, a serum was developed to treat what swine disease?
FFSC stands for what?
Farm Financial Standards Council
What does NPK stand for?
Nitrogen, Phosphorus, Potassium
Responsibilities of the landlord in a typical lease
Land, Property Taxes, Insurance, Repairs
What is the outer layer of a fertilized egg called?
What does EPD stand for in swine production?
Expected Progeny Deviation
What does EPD stand for in beef production?
Expected Progeny Difference
What does FEPD stand for in sheep production?
Flock Expected Progeny Difference
What does CRP stand for?
Conservation Reserve Program
What does AUM stand for?
Animal Unit Month
What is one advantage of a corporation over the other forms of farm businesses?
The tillage practice that leaves crop residue on the soil surface is known as...
In terms of injections cc is the same as what?
What does WEA stand for?
Work Experience Abroad
What does ADG stand for?
Average Daily Gain
What do the letters IRR stand for?
Internal Rate of Return
How many sections are in a township?
Which animal parasites are small, seed-shaped flatworms?
What is the price paid for the use of money over a period of time?
What is the statement that shows the profit or loss of a business?
What term is used to describe the direction a slope faces?
A product is most profitable during which period of its cycle?
Market Maturity Period
What is the term for pollution of surface water with unwanted nutrients?
What does LED stand for?
Light Emitting Diode
When writing a farming agreement, what person should the agreement be written in?
The title of the person whose duty it is to see the proper disposition of your estate at your death is
What are prices determined by?
Supply and demand
What is the first of the four stomachs?
In genetics, color is controlled by how many pair of genes?
What is the first step in setting up a record keeping system that includes items such as land, buildings and machinery?
How many acres are in a section of land?
Any deviation from the normal state of health?
What does FDA stand for?
Food Drug Administration
What is the proper name of the large intestine?
What is the most prominent disease affecting the udder in dairy cattle?
What breed of cattle originated from the U.S.?
Polled Hereford, Polled Shorthorn, Texas Longhorn
what does the term subcutaneous mean?
Under the Skin
What are the two basic types of castration?
Surgical and bloodless
How many tons of manure will an average beef cow produce each year?
What is a band of sheep?
900 to 1100 head
What is the common term for the degree of fatness of an animal?
A written record of an animal's ancestry?
Colorado leads the nation in
Wind chill is a factor of what two things?
Wind speed and temperature
Which dairy breed is red and white?
Where would you find the frog in the horse?
What is manure from worms?
Which breed of cattle has the largest horns?
What time of the year are ewes both open and dry?
What is the most common use of a Belgian horse?
What breed of swine is solid red?
What breed of swine is solid white, has large, heavy droop ears?
What is a common dressing percent of beef cattle?
What do confinement piglets need a shot of?
Name three common British cattle breeds
Angus, Hereford, Shorthorn
Name the process of wool processing where the fibers are separated and straightened?
Carding / Card
What is meant by "tagging" in sheep production?
Wool removal around the dock
What is the average weight of a hog at time of slaughter?
List the five leading states in sheep production?
Texas, California, Wyoming, Colorado, and South Dakota
What is the major health concern in feedlots?
Acidosis or feed engorgement
At a meeting, when doing closing ceremonies, the president will say, "FFA members, why are we here?" You say...?
To practice brotherhood, honor agricultural opportunities and responsibilities, and develop those qualities of leadership which an ffa member should posses
What are the 4 classifications of Motions?
Privileged, Incidental, Subsidiary, Unclassified
Name Colorado's past national FFA presidents?
Greg Bamford and Lyle Carpenter
What are the four common methods of voting?
Voice vote, rising, hand, secret ballot, roll call
Which pins should be worn on the FFA Jacket?
Highest degree, award, and office
Name the motion used to stop debate and secure an immediate vote on a motion?
1 tap of the gavel
Tells members to be seated
2 taps of the gavel
Calls meeting to order
3 taps of the gavel
Multiple taps of the gavel
The secretary keeps proceeding of the meeting called?
Who was the first female State FFA President in Colorado?
A(n) ______ Speech is a type of speech given with a very short preparation time
A bill of materials includes
A list of materials, The quantity of each material, the cost of materials
A state of potential competitors for a product and how the product fits into the market is a
Which type of construction drawing represents the layout of rooms, doors, and other features?
A state of business goals, including the strategies and actions for achieving those goals is a
A neurological disease in deer and elk that causes small brain lesions is called
Chronic Wasting Disease
the group of consumers that are likely to purchase a specific product is the
What does GPS stand for?
Global Positioning System
After graduating from high school, how many months is it to get the American Degree
carcass weight/live weight x 100
Plan for the use of money based on goals and expected income and experiences
A decrease in the value of an asset over period of time is
What does IRS stand for?
Internal Revenue Service
What beef breed has light yellow hair with lighter circles around the eyes and muzzle?
What is the biggest disadvantage of leasing equipment?
It may not be available when needed
What is the gain from the sale of capital asset called?
Which division of the USDA manages the check-off boards?
American Marketing Service
Does homogenization kill harmful bacterial in milk?
What American swine breed is large, white and has medium-sized ears that droop over their eyes?
Is cash a solid or liquid asset?
If a dairy cow lies on her brisket with her head turned back on her side, she may be showing symptoms of what disease?
What common herbicide, still used today, was developed during WWII?
What does OSHA stand for?
Occupational Safety and Health Administration
What color breed of horses is characterized by a leopard print or blanket coloring?
What is a Mediterranean breed of chicken with single and rose type of comb that lays white eggs?
Which swine breed is white with erect ears?
average total cost
total cost / quantity of output
What does NVP stand for?
Net Present Value
What is the term for microorganisms that produces disease?
What is the point were the losses due to pest damage equal the cost of controlling the pest?
What does LLC stand for?
Limited Liability Corporation
Light intensity is expressed in units of
What American agricultural organization uses the abbreviation AFB?
American Farmer Bureau Federation
In order for a business to be solvent, total assets must be larger or smaller than total liabilities?
How many pints are in one gallon of chocolate milk?
Which USDA agency is commonly known as NASS?
National Agricultural Statistics Service
What is the name of the showy red, pink r white portions of a poinsettia?
Which Swiss dairy goat breed is also credited as being he oldest known dairy goat breed?
What do the letters MIC stand for?
Marginal Input Cost
What do you call the process of immersing an entire sheep in a diluted insecticide solution?
What has happened when an offspring outperforms he average of its parents?
What is the substance in cottonseed that is toxic to certain animals?
A diagram that shows the workers involves in a business and the lines of authority and communication among them
What term refers to the difference between the price of a commodity and the price of a related futures contract?
How is the value of land normally stated?
Price per acre
What is a severe skeletal deformity that can occur predominantly in Suffolk sheep?
what term refers to a market situation where one large company owns the complete manufacturing or producing process? It controls the supply and prices.
What term refers to the use of science in producing food, fiber, and shelter?
Approximately what percent of the U.S. population lives in large cities or their suburbs?
What is the name of the protective body system that is the outer covering of an organism?
What established passive immunity in calves?
What dairy breed is light red and white with yellow skin?
What does CEC, an index of soul fertility, stand for?
Cation Exchange Capacity
What is the portion of the cost purchasing a capital asset that is financed from owner's equity called?
What does ADP stand for in the metabolic processes of plant cells?
What is the proper name of a female honey bee?
What does a broad raised band on a worm's body behind the head signify?
Name the Englishman who improved livestock quality in the 1700's by being one of the first farmers to practice selective breeding?
What percentage of American's water use does agricultural account for?
What is the scientific name of "Mad Cow" disease?
Bovine Spongiform Encephalopathy (BSE)
What is the last phase of mitosis?
What does MPCI stand for?
Multi-Peril Corp Insurance
What type of statement is a short, descriptive statement of why the farm, ranch, or business exists and its goals?
What is the condition that includes an abnormal protrusion of a part of an organ, usually the uterus?
An equilibrium or "market-clearing" price occurs when
Production = consumption
Which Swiss dairy breed is solid black and has dark hairs with light tips?
What breed of sheep, raised primarily for its meat, is white with a black face, black legs and a bare belly?
In the process of gene splicing, what is the term given to the carrier for the DNA?
Name the French breed of beef cattle that is white to light straw colored
The amount of time that a check or other non-cash payment for a product takes to clear the purchaser's account is called
What swine breed is black white a white belt and erect ears?
What is the term for rod-shaped bacteria?
What invention revolutionized the cotton industry in 1793?
The cotton Grin
What is the primary cause of the animal diseased enterotozimia?
Failure to comply with the terms and agreements of a contract is called what?
Breach of Contract
What is an infection in a cow's uterus after calving called?
What does FSA stand for?
Farm Service Agency
What C.O.P. stand for?
Cost of Production
What does AFC stand for?
Average Fixed Costs
Fossil Fuel examples
coal, petroleum, natural gas
A raw material or primary agricultural product that can be bought or sold is a
What FFA President granted the FFA a federal chapter?
President Trumen, 1950
Goods or services that are generally considered nonessential to the survival or well being of an individual are generally labeled as?
What insect carries the Latin name of Apis Mellifera which means "honey carrier"
The Honey Bee
What is Colorado's number one agricultural commodity?
Cattle and Calves
Where does Colorado rank nationally regarding sheep and lamb production?
What does SAE stand for in regards to Ag Ed?
Supervised Agricultural Experience
When working with plumbing pipe, what does the abbreviation PVC pipe stand for?
What contest in FFA asks knowledge based questions regarding Ag Ed and FFA to introductory Ag Ed.
Someone who owns and operates their own business is called?
What type of business organization is the majority of all farms and ranches in the United States classified as?
What is the most popular breed of dairy cattle in the United States?
What is the property or resources owned and controlled by a business called?
What is a capital asset?
An item that is used in the business, but is not used up in a single production cycle
Is there such a thing as a "good" forest fire and its effect on the natural environment? Explain.
Yes, because there is a natural cycle within forests that require clearing of underbrush, typically through fire
What is liquidity?
Ability to convert assets into cash
Mortgage payments on buildings, machinery and equipment are examples of what type of costs?
Name factors that could cause a shift in demand
Consumer income, price, population, tastes, competition products, expectations
What year did the Future Farmers of America change to the National FFA Organization
Dept to equity ratio is a measure of what?
Name the two main types of soil erosion?
Wind and Water erosion
Breeding cattle are considered what type of asset?
What type of financial statement shows the financial condition of a business at a specific point in time?
Net Worth Statement or Balance Sheet
What is topography?
The form or outline of the earth's surface that influences its use as a cropland
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