Northern Wyoming Community College District (NWCCD) is a multi-campus community college serving Sheridan, Campbell, and Johnson Counties. Committed to creating student success and making a difference in the communities it serves, NWCCD serves over 8,000 credit and non-credit students per year.
This course presents a scientific, yet practical approach to the study of feeding farm animals for growth, production, finish, reproduction, and work. Elements and constituents of feed stuffs are studied along with the requirements of animals. Students learn to properly balance rations, using a variety of methods. The course emphasizes the use of both home grown and commercial feed to obtain optimum results. This course is designed to introduce students to feeding practices of farm animals and give them a broad understanding of the livestock feeds industry, including the challenges and opportunities associated with it.