Agricultural Production Systems
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At the completion of this subject students will be able to:
- explain key decisions in planning annual farm operations
- apply the principles of animal and plant science to production systems
- evaluate management options at the enterprise level and appraise trade- offs and interaction between enterprises
- apply the research process to an agricultural problem.
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- Audio/Video conferencing
- Discussion forum/Discussion Board
- Embedded Multimedia
- Online Quizzes/Tests
- Online assignment submission
- Podcasting/Lecture capture
- Streaming Multimedia
- Web links
- Audio-Video streaming
- Online Assessment
- Resources and Links
No eligibility requirements
No special requirements
This subject examines animal and plant production as both integrated and separate systems, emphasising production and management principles. It focuses on the application of scientific principles to cropping and animal management and production systems. Knowledge will be developed in the context of the animal production and crop production year through workshops, discussions and field visits.
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- Research Plan (15%)
- Presentation (20%)
- System Report (25%)
- Invigilated Exam (40%)