Cochise College

CATALOG 2014-15

AGR 105 Range Management (3)

Prerequisite(s): ENG 100 or placement in ENG 101; and RDG 110, placement in RDG 122, or exemption.

An introduction to the principles of range management including rangeland types, characteristics, and management; ecological principles; range inventory and monitoring systems; grazing systems and stocking rates; grazing distribution and range plant identification; and management of range vegetation and wildlife. Also deals with livestock production on rangelands and career opportunities in range management.

3 hours lecture.

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