Tuesday, 24th April, 2018
Animal Husbandry 3 (Practical) (Alternative B)** – 09:30 a.m. – 11:00am (1st set)
Animal Husbandry 3 (Practical) (Alternative B)** – 11:30 am – 1:00pm (2nd set)





(i) Serves as food for man
(ii) A good source of protein
(iii) The shell is used for vim making
(iv) Serves as income to farmers

-B can be used as protection
-C is used for balance

(i) Plate
(ii) Neck chain
(iii) Key holder


-For food purposes
-To generate income
-To make research
-To produce offspring


Servivce day = 12 may, 2016
The gestation period = 31 days
Therefore, the kindling date will be 12th june, 2016.

(i) Treat affected ear with appropriate drug
(ii) Isolate affected animal
(iii) Use of miticides
(iv) Invite a veterinary doctor

-Endoparasites: worm, liverfluke
-Ectoparasites: Lice, Mite, Fleas, Tick


(i) By the use of chemicals
(ii) Through the use of biological method
(iii) By the use of predators
(iv) By physical method

(i) It destroys skin and hides of cattles
(ii) It destroys cattle’s fur
(iii) It reduces the blood of cattle
(iv) Its effect reduces the weight of cattle

(i) Lice
(ii) Flea
(iii) Ringworm

(i) Use of chemical called acaricide
(ii) Biological method
(iii) Proper sanitation
(iv) Through physical method



-It should not be mouldy
-It should have a pleasant smell
-It should be pale green in colour
-Most of its leaves should be intact

-It should be digestable
-It should be highly nutritious
-It should be light green in colour
-It should not be mouldy or blakish

(i) They are source of balance
(ii) Their growth will help in smothering of weeds
(iii) It will help improve the palatability of forage

-Pests and diseases control
-Sowing and transplanting
-Seed bed preparation