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2023-2024 WWCC College Catalog 
2023-2024 WWCC College Catalog

ANSC 224 - Pasture and Range Management

Credits: 5
LEC hours per week: 5
A study of the proper use and management of forage producing lands using grazing animals as a method to harvest and utilize this resource. This class will also focus on the economics of grazing livestock and the environmental sustainability issue surrounding the topic. Formerly: AGPR 224.
Course Outcomes:
  • Identify various pasture and forage plants.
  • Demonstrate the appropriate use of different pasture plants.
  • Examine and question the effects of soil fertility on forage production.
  • Evaluate grazing methods and proper use.
  • Predict costs associated with managing and proper utilization of pasture and range.