animal unit

animal unit

A unit of measurement indicating the ability of land to support range animals. Generally, a 1,000-pound animal grazing 26 pounds of dry forage per day (a mature cow or equivalent) is equal to one animal unit.Livestock grazing permits are usually expressed in terms of animal units per area or total animal unit months.

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4 acres per large animal unit for the ecological group, while the traditional group required 0.
Delivery, installation and commissioning of a double ended, in favor of the Animal unit of Ghent University.
There is a also separate equine and farm animal unit, as well as parking for more than 60 cars, animal transporters and horse boxes on the three-and-a-half acre site, providing better road access for clients.
ndation l to 80 e you've eted your ve s Our animal unit has a large collection of species and our well qualified staff not only know their subjects inside out but are very friendly and supportive.
One animal unit will consume about 30 pounds of dry matter per day.
There will also be a separate equine and farm animal unit and parking for more than 60 cars.
The range includes full or part-time courses from Level 1 to degree level in animal management where study is undertaken in a large purpose built animal unit with every modern facility, and a range of animals to get to know.
It offers excellent links with industry and first-class facilities including, the commercial horticulture production unit, organic farm, extensive grounds, garden centre, indoor and outdoor equine areas including seating gallery, floristry studio, machinery workshops, business centre and an animal unit housing everything from rabbits to iguanas, all helping to equip students for successful careers.
So I take out my trusty calculator and with a good land base resource inventory, I come up with a stocking rate of one: that is, one animal unit of 135 days.
Contract notice: Supply and installation of technical furniture for the animal unit and the laboratories of the departments of biochemistry and molecular biology and general physiology and environmental be realized in the new building on the campus of the departments of biological via orabona, bari
We don't have a huge number as our small animal unit is currently being re-built, but those in our care have been with us for a long time.
The enclosure has been built within the animal unit at the college and was finished this week.