Animal Science: Production Systems

Production Systems: HS.113 : How Organizations Are Structured--National, State and Local (all,IA,1,2) (PDF) | (PPT)

Relate the organization of FFA to the types of production systems. Ex. The progression of a piglet in a farrow to finish swine operations is like the advancement through the degree system in FFA.

Production Systems: AHS.15 : Elements of the Change Process (all,IA) (PDF) | (PPT)

As our production systems have changed and become more specialized, discuss the negative and positive affects of change.

Production Systems: AHS.14 : Embracing Emerging Technology in the Workplace (1,2) (PDF) | (PPT)

After discussing the changes that have occurred in the past 50 years ask what they see changing in the near and far future. Link back to the LK lesson to analyze emerging technology and to develop the skills needed to research and adopt appropriate technology.