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Introduction to Dairy Lesson

Welcome to Introduction to Dairy, the first course in the Dairy Leaders of Tomorrow curriculum. This lesson provides a broad overview of the dairy industry. By the end of this course, students will be able to describe the economic impact of the dairy industry, know historic events that have impacted the industry, identify different types of housing facilities as well as have a basic understanding of marketing dairy products.

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Introduction to Dairy Herd Management

Welcome to Introduction to Dairy Herd Management, the second course in the Dairy Leaders of Tomorrow curriculum. This lesson provides a broad overview of how to manage a dairy herd. By the end of this course, students will be able to identify important feed types for a cow’s diet, how to interpret DHIA records and recognize diseases by symptoms and how to treat them.

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Introduction to Dairy Farm Business Management

Welcome to Introduction to Dairy Business¬†Management, the third course in the Dairy Leaders of Tomorrow curriculum. This lesson provides a broad overview of how to manage a dairy business. By the end of this course, students will be able to perform a SWOT analysis, understand the factors that influence a farm’s profitability, and properly¬†write a business plan.

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