Dairy Goat-Genetics and Selection

Course # 47-090-441

Course Description

Through this course, students will learn how to select animals for their best genetic traits to maximize production and profit potential for a commercial dairy goat operation. Students will outline their farm's breeding program using DHIA (Dairy Herd Improvement Association) and ADGA (American Dairy Goat Association) resources to gain an adequate background in genetic evaluation. Students will complete a genetic plan that promotes the marketing strategy intended for their dairy goat operation.

selectSectionStart DateEnd DateCreditsAvailable SeatsInstructorMTWThFSSuTimeLocationCost
Select0080Aug 22, 2022Sep 16, 20220.1525Clare Heberlein*** ONLINE ***ONLINE$100.00
ONLINE COURSE NOTE: Students enrolling in this course need to review Southwest Tech's "Online Learning FAQ" to ensure they have the appropriate hardware and internet access to enroll in this course.