Apprenticeship Learning Tasks
Welcome to the Farm! In this virtual apprenticeship location, you will have the opportunity to explore industry and market trends, livestock genetics and breeding, quality controls, identification, traceability and sustainable production practices. You will demonstrate humane livestock raising, growing and finishing practices.

Complete the apprenticeship learning tasks in each of the inquiries under the guiding concepts below. Click on the concept to go to each inquiry and find the resources you will need. Within each inquiry, focus on beef cattle or sheep.
  1. Industry & Market Trends
    How do industry & market trends impact livestock enterprises?
  2. Breeding & Quality Production Controls
    What requirements guide humane livestock production?
  3. Sustainable Livestock Production Practices
    How do humane & sustainable production practices affect animal care & handling?