We have had several call about what units the Senior Teams going to the State Livestock CDE need to study for the management exam at the contest on March 27, 2010. Question may come from the following units from

 Modern Livestock and Poultry Production.  Gillispie, James R.,7th Edition.  Albany, NY:  Delmar Publishers, Inc. 1995.

Unit 1 - Domestication & importance of Livestock
Unit 5 - Anatomy, Physiology, and Absorption of Nutrients
Unit 9 - Genetics of Animal Breeding
Unit 13 - Breeds of Beef Cattle
Unit 14 - Selection and Judging of Beef
Unit 15 - Feeding & Management of the Cow-Calf Herd
Unit 20 - Breeds of Swine
Unit 21 - Selection and Judging of Swine
Unit 22 - Feeding and Management of Swine
Unit 26 - Selection of Sheep
Unit 27 - Feeding, Management, and Housing of Sheep
Unit 28 - Selection, Feeding, and Management of Goats
If you have questions please call or email.

Tommy Waldrop
Area Livestock Teacher
South Region Agricultural Education