Anthrax is a bacteria (Bacillus anthracis) that causes disease in cattle, sheep, goats, horses, exotics, swine, dogs, and cats. Domesticated and wild herbivores such as cattle, sheep, goats, and deer have a higher risk of contracting the disease and dying. However, anthrax also affects humans. This publication discusses the causes and symptoms of anthrax infection in livestock, as well as precautions to help prevent transmission to humans. (2 pages)
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This manual aids in teaching beginners and experienced individuals how to properly evaluate live birds, ready-to-cook poultry, shell eggs, and processed poultry. It also includes information related to poultry production, management, and science and cooperating with others in solving poultry industry problems.
The Teacher Toolkit for the Poultry Evaluation is a bundle designed to provide a Poultry Evaluation CDE team with the curriculum resources they need to be successful.
This course is designed for youth and collegiate horse judging team members, their coaches, and anyone interested in learning more about horse judging. Learning objectives include understanding the rules for each class, applying the judging guidelines to each class, and learning to articulate placings during oral reasons.
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Equipping LGDs with GPS technology allows owners to track their dogs over a period of time, providing many benefits to producers and livestock owners.