Survey of the Animal Industry
3 Credit Hours

Introduces students to the various species and breeds of domestic animals and to create an understanding of the principles of food animal production, product marketing, and issues confronting the animal industry. This class gives a base for those students entering the animal science field of study or other related agricultural fields that may deal with animal agriculture in some manner. Learning these concepts will allow students to make educated production and financial decisions which are critical in being a successful operation. This class would be beneficial to those in any/all types of agricultural careers, particularly those in animal science careers.