Tagged animal nutrition

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Animal digestion and nutrition

3 lessons, 7 files
How might we best feed animals? How do animals digest food? Animal nutritionists determine feed rations for livestock, zoo animals, and pets related to their dietary needs but also their digestive systems. This unit will make a …
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Animal nutrition

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Which macromolecules are found in animal feed? Animal nutrition focuses on the dietary needs of animals—not just those in agriculture and food production, but also in zoos, aquariums, and wildlife management. Pets need good nutrition, too. In …
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Aquaculture

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How does aquaculture meet the global demand for protein? Students discover the science and challenges behind global fish farming by completing these three lessons.
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Aquaculture adventures

Jan 4, 2022
Fish in a school? Of course! Two of our GrowNextGen teacher leaders are jumping into aquaculture projects with their students. Fish eat soy, as you can learn about in this e-learning course , and they’re learning more about raising and feeding fish …
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Hattie Hartschuh

Nutritionist, Sales and Technical Support at Kalmbach Feeds
animal feed feed production quality control animal nutrition animal science
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Sharing resources at OAAE!

Jun 18, 2021
GrowNextGen teacher leaders Pam Snyder and Shelby Dodds shared about lessons and resources at the summer Ohio Association of Agriculture Educator’s conference in Wooster. Snyder presented Moving Genes , an introduction to genetic engineering. This …
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The Egg-citing Chicken Project

Mar 11, 2021
7th and 8th grade students at Global Impact STEM Academy are investigating the question, does the amount of protein in a hen’s diet affect the amount of protein in her eggs? Each grade level has its own flock, comprised of three Buff Orpington hens …
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Visiting a turkey barn

May 18, 2021
We were talking turkeys with this week’s virtual field trip to Cooper Farms, a farm and food company in northwest and west Central Ohio! Ohio Soybean Council presented a visit for teachers and students all over Ohio and in other states, giving them …