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On this course you will learn the processes related to calf management and welfare. You will learn to observe, evaluate and develop on-farm calf management practices.
Student is familiar with the physiology and behaviour of calves. Student knows the processes related to calf management and their impact on welfare of the calves. Student is able to observe, evaluate and develop the calf management process in enterprises.
Feeding and management
Environment, conditions and buildings
The course is for students who are interested in animal husbandry methods and are familiar with the typical cattle management practices in Finland.
Calf Management and Welfare 5 Cr (Grading Scale 1-5) consists of: Optimal Calf Management Process 2 Cr (Grading Scale 1-5) Calf Management Plan for a Stakeholder Enterprise 3 Cr (Grading Scale 1-5).