Emphasizes dairy herd business management with application to herd management analysis. Laboratory includes farm tours and analysis.
Students will develop critical thinking skills in business and financial decision making.
Students will gain experience in developing group based business outcomes through classroom discussion and interaction in support of their decision making process.
Students will gain perspective about real-life decisions through interactions with dairy farm families and employees, along with actual financial data pertaining to the business.
Students will learn how to think extemporaneously and develop verbal communication skills.