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About the Course

Learn about the impact of infectious disease on sustainable animal-based food production by understanding the science of growth, immunity, and infection and by learning the problem-solving skills needed to advance animal health and food production through optimal management practices. There is a growing global need in agricultural production for a workforce that is capable of integrating knowledge of animal health and production with an understanding of consumer preferences in the context of economic reality, business efficiency, and ethical constraint. However, current evidence suggests that there is a growing shortage of people with the knowledge and problem-solving skills required to match the rapid advances being made in animal health, science, and food production. The results of this shortage are wide-ranging and could lead to challenges in food security and agricultural economic competitiveness in some countries. In this course we will explore the effect of infectious disease on sustainable animal-based food production. The content and learning outcomes of this new course will be designed to be relevant across different food production sectors (i.e., beef, dairy, poultry, and pigs). While the instructors will provide the participants with a strong scientific base for understanding the impact of infectious disease in animal-based food production, the emphasis of the material will be on practical problem-solving and will be directed towards equipping participants with a platform for developing the skills needed to contribute to sustainable food production....

Top reviews

LA
May 9, 2017

I will use this information when I translate livestock documentation, at work. I really appreciate the care taken into the production of the video and the presentation of the content. Thank you!

AV
May 7, 2020

Excelente curso. Muy buen contenido de vídeos y la opción a trabajo extra es muy buena. La carga de trabajo es ligera pero buena. Los proyectos me encantaron. En verdad vale la pena.

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By Dinesh N

Dec 27, 2017

Excellent course... undiagnosed and unmitigated infectious diseases are expensive

By Bronwyn B C

Jul 20, 2020

This course was lots of fun! It was difficult, but I liked having a challenge.

By Freddie

Mar 6, 2017

I learned a lot and really enjoyed the lectures and extra reading materials.

By Amir E H A

Jul 24, 2020

open my mind to some ideas must take upper hand in production in my country

By Sophia T

Feb 21, 2018

The instructors made this material very personable and easy to understand!

By Djionis S

Oct 8, 2017

Very useful as a cpd course ! Great videos and passing the messege techni

By Amir E

Oct 13, 2020

good team and great course , I benefited a lot and added new ideas to me

By Ntombifuthi M

Sep 28, 2020

Informative, Excelent course thoroughly enjoyed all modules Thank you

By Parra A E A

May 13, 2019

Should be a good idea to make the continuation of this amazing course

By Rodolfo M

Oct 27, 2020

Job well done! You all did great on this module!

Thank you very much!

By Sibenkinkosi M

Mar 23, 2021

The course is very relevant and practical especially to a farmer.

By Sergio A B

Nov 29, 2020

It`s a very organized an interested course, I liked so much!!!

By Gábor W

May 30, 2020

Really great education material, with highly skilled teachers.

By Dr N D T

Mar 19, 2019

This course is very helpful to a vet, a farmer, a professional

By Kasey L

Aug 9, 2021

learned a lot! also liked that i could do it on my own time.

By Giuseppe D

Mar 30, 2021

corso abbastanza interessante, e docenti molto preparati :)

By Prof D A D

Jul 18, 2020

Who dares to teach must never cease to learn.” John C. Dana

By Amadou B

Sep 18, 2020

Excellent course , with the best professeurs in the fields

By Salam R H

Apr 26, 2020

an easy ways to control difficult situation in animal farm

By Basant S

Jul 17, 2020

It was great adventure. Many thanks to the professors.

By Alana G G

Jun 8, 2017

Great course. I learned a lot and recommend it

By Osvaldo, A I

Jun 18, 2021

Excellent course the professors are amazing !

By Jose D R M

Jun 27, 2020

Very interesting and important for the people

By Abdulmalik A O

Oct 11, 2020

Very informative Course. I am glad I took it

By Arthur C G

Jul 27, 2020

This course was truly useful and thoghtful.