Current trends, issues, technology, and developments in the dairy industry; emphasis on developing lifelong learning skills through evaluation of science/trade journals, participation in professional meetings, and visits to innovative businesses. 1 to 3 day field trips, including weekends, may be required. Students pay field trip costs of lodging, meals, etc. above Ohio State tuition and fees. Prereq: Permission of instructor. Prereq or concur: English 1110.01 or 1110.03. Repeatable to a maximum of 3 cr hrs or 3 completions. This course is graded S/U.