Livestock Production


In the Livestock Production course, students will acquire knowledge and skills related to livestock and the livestock production industry. Livestock Production may address topics related to beef cattle, dairy cattle, swine, sheep, goats and poultry.

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Bob McCan
Vice President, National Cattlemen's Beef Association

Randy Blach
Chief Executive Officer, Cattlefax

James Rietkerk
Ranch Manager,

Jude Capper, Ph.D.
Livstock Sustainability Consultation,

SAMPLE LESSON | Livestock Reproduction

Each lesson includes media-rich presentations, a pre-made lesson plan, assessments and engaging real-world projects and activities. To get an idea of what iCEV offers, explore the sample lesson and resources below.


  • The Livestock Industry
  • Global Agriculture: Feeding the World
  • Hot Topics - Animal Welfare
  • Basic Animal Management
  • Animal ID Systems
  • Common Animal Diseases
  • Parasites of Livestock
  • Basic Livestock Surgical Procedures
  • Injection Techniques
  • Nervous, Skeletal & Muscular Systems
  • Circulatory & Respiratory Systems
  • Digestive System
  • Digestive Systems of Livestock: A Basic Look
  • Basic Livestock Nutrition
  • Advanced Livestock Nutrition
  • Basic Animal Reproduction
  • Livestock Reproduction
  • Biotechnology: Fetal Programming
  • Advanced Animal Genetics
  • Livestock Breeding Systems
  • Performance Bulls - 1 (WITH Officials)
  • Breeding Gilts - 19 (WITH Officials)
  • Beef Cattle Management Practices
  • Sheep Management Practices
  • Swine Management Practices
  • Goat Management Practices
  • Scientific Procedures & Safety
  • Government’s Role in Agricultural Business
  • Agricultural Business: Financing, Saving & Investing
  • Agricultural Markets: Commodities & Contracts
  • Ecological Principles
  • Environmental Issues: Animal Systems
  • Hot Topics - Animal Agriculture Greenhouse Gas Emissions
  • The World of Agriculture
  • Career Cluster: Agriculture, Food & Natural Resources
  • Exploring Careers: Agriculture, Food & Natural Resources
  • Animal Systems
  • Formulas for Career Success: Career Testing & Investigation
  • Internships 101: The Importance of Internships
  • Employability Skills
  • Workplace Issues
  • Citizenship Basics
  • Internet Basics
  • Blue & Gold Basics: SAE Programs
  • Introduction to Record Keeping
  • Blue & Gold Basics: What is FFA?
  • Blue & Gold Basics: FFA Officers & Meetings
  • Blue & Gold Basics: Career Development Events