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the process by which new organisms are derived normally involving the union of the male and female sex cells
Career Development Event (CDE)—
an activity sponsored by the FFA offering members opportunity to display competencies gained in agriculture education classes
any species of fowl that is raised for the production of meat, eggs, and/or other products, including chickens, ducks, turkeys, and other species
a daily allowance of livestock feed mixed to contain suitable nutrients to promote normal development, maintenance, lactation, or gestation
any certain organic chemical compounds of C, H, and O which include sugar and starches
any of a large number of complex organic compounds of amino acids that is an essential part of all living things
an organic substance that performs specific and necessary functions in relatively small concentrates in an organism
a disease communicable from animals to humans under natural conditions; also know as zoonosis
a pit, trench, aboveground horizontal structure, or vertical cylinder structure of relatively airtight construction into which green crops, such as corn, grass, legumes, or small grain and other feeds, are placed and converted into silage for later use
nutient managment plan
a plan that establishes the quantities of animal manure and other wastes that may be applied to land based on the nutrient contents of the wastes
a device for safely securing a large animal for administration of a health or management practice
attaching or altering an animal so that its identity is known; methods include tags, tattoos, brands, DNA, and notching
producer quality assurance
a program that guides animal producers in selecting management practices to produce a quality animal product in which its well-being is
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