Module 3: Dairy and Beef Cattle

Module 3: Dairy and Beef Cattle

The beef and dairy industry is an extremely important part of not only Ohio’s economy but the World’s as well.  However, even with it’s importance not many people (outside of the cattle industry) fully understand its inter-workings.  This module is designed to help you better understand the cattle industry in both the U.S. and in Ohio. 

In this module we will briefly discuss the economic importance of the cattle industry, cattle industry risk management, ten popular cattle breeds in the US, equipment and infrastructure used by the cattle industry, and finally cattle production key points

Plan to spend roughly 30 minutes to complete the module, with about 20 working through the eBook materials and about 10 minutes taking the quiz.

Click here to register. You will receive an automatic email verifying receipt of your payment by Ohio State University. That message will also provide instructions on how to access course module materials.  Once you sign up and start the module series, you will have 6 months to complete it.