Design a cattle yard

This is e-resource is for Agriculture Teachers. In this resource students explore the requirements for raising cattle and the production and processing steps to bring beef to market. Students need to design and produce a safe cattle yard that allows for the efficient handling of 15-30 cattle for drafting and loading out, as well as restraining cattle for procedures such as drenching, vaccination, ear tagging, artificial insemination and pregnancy testing.

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Design and Technologies Knowledge and Understanding
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Sustainability

 

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