Dairy Workers' Training Module V: Dairy Feeder Skills 2011

$30.00
SKU A3983-USB

NOTE: Some products in the Dairy Workers' Training Modules Set are currently being revised. Because of this, certain publications within the set may be temporarily unavailable to purchase.

The fifth module in the Dairy Worker Training series covers nutrition and feeding. The USB drive includes English and Spanish.

Section 1-Introduction

  • Overview of Dairy Feeder Skills
  • Program Description
  • Module V Goals & Objectives
  • Getting Ready for "Dairy Feeder Skills"
  • Sample Program Promotional Flier (Publisher File)
  • Evaluation (Word File)
  • Program Certificate (Word File)

Section 2-Teaching Materials

  • Teaching Outline
  • Meeting 1 - Basics
  • Presentation 1 with voiceover, without voiceover, PDF
  • Presentation 2 with voiceover, without voiceover, PDF
  • Meeting 2 - Advanced: Quality Control
  • Presentation 3 with voiceover, without voiceover, PDF

Section 3-Participant Handouts

  • Utilizing the Handouts
  • Mixing Demonstration
  • Moisture Adjustment Worksheet
  • Dry Matter with a Koster (Standard Scale)
  • Dry Matter with a Koster (Gram Scale)
  • Dry Matter with a Dehydrator
  • Sampling TMR Protocol
  • Penn State Shaker Box Protocol
  • Bunker Scoring
  • Dry Matter Intake Worksheet
  • Locomotion Scoring
  • Body Condition Scoring for Cows (for Heifers)

Section 4-Videos

  • Dry Matter Determination with a Koster Tester
  • Dry Matter Determination with a Dehydrator
  • Using a Penn State Shaker Box
  • Sampling a TMR

Section 5-Additional Resources

  • Additional Resources
  • Bunker Silo Facers - Worth the Investment, Holmes 2003
  • Miner Feeder Tools 2.0 Spreadsheet 2009
  • Silage Bag Sizing Spreadsheet, Holmes 2007
  • Silage Pile Capacity Spreadsheet, Holmes 2007
  • Silage Pile Density Spreadsheet, Holmes 2007
  • Silage Bunker Capacity Spreadsheet, Holmes 2008
  • Silage Bunker Density Spreadsheet, Holmes 2007

For more information on the Dairy Worker Training Modules Program, view the program brochure

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