This course is primarily aimed at specialists within the animal feed industry taking CPD and focuses on the ability to communicate effectively at all levels in the ruminant feed sector. This requires a thorough understanding of both the animal production and animal feed industries.
This course will develop in participants a thorough understanding of dairy, beef and sheep industries and the major systems associated with production of ruminant products in the UK. It will also inculcate an awareness of the structure and operational characteristics of the ruminant feed industry and both the national and international factors affecting both raw material supply and inclusion in ruminant diets.
The knowledge and skills gained will provide a sound foundation for subsequent courses in the programme.
By the end of this course participants will be able to:
Areas covered will include:
AgriFood Training Partnership
The University of Reading
PO Box 226, Whiteknights
Reading RG6 6AP