The spectacular images in this book will captivate dedicated bird watchers and amateurs alike. It features all the hummingbirds found in Texas and the southwestern United States. The author discusses some of the ways humans interact with these tiny birds through citizen-science projects and ecotourism. There are instructions for planting hummingbird gardens and information on migration. The latter part of the book describes 19 species and where they occur. (110 pp.)
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This book will provide a sound platform for students to master the knowledge and skills needed to become a veterinary assistant and to pursue a rewarding career as part of a professional team dedicated to providing the best animal and public health care available in the United States.
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.
This course provides accreditation for poultry producers in nuisance odor prevention. Topics include methods for reducing odors, tips for land application of litter, and state-mandated odor control plans.