Pigs
Goats
Cattle
Chickens
Sheep
100

Breed of pigs that are red with floppy ears

What is a duroc?

100

Male goat

What is a buck?

100

a female calf

What is a heifer?
100

a baby chicken

What is a chick?

100

Name the two most common uses for sheep

fiber & meat
200

Male pig that has been castrated

What is a barrow?

200
Name two goat milk products

milk, cheese, yogurt, soap, lotion

200

Breed of beef cattle that is all black

What is Black Angus?

200

a male chicken

What is a rooster?
200

True or false: Some sheep have hair instead of wool, and therefore they do not need to be sheared.

True
300

What is a normal market weight for pigs? (can just give a weight within the range we discussed)

235-285 lbs.

300
What is the gestation period of a goat?

5 months

300

Milking set-up where the milking machines are taken to the cows.

What is a tie-stall?

300

What is the incubation period for chicken eggs?

21 days

300

castrated male sheep

What is a wether?

400

term used to describe a pig giving birth

What is farrowing?

400

Name 3 of the 4 common uses for goats

Meat, milk, fiber, pets

400

About how old are dairy heifers when they give birth to their first calf?

2 years

400

A breed of chicken that is very common in the commercial chicken industry.

What is leghorn?

400

meat from a sheep that is over 1 year old

mutton

500

What is the gestation period of a pig?

114 days (or 3 months, 3 weeks, 3 days)

500

What is the typical age of market goats? (A specific age within the range we discussed is acceptable)

7-10 months

500

Name the seven breeds of Dairy Cattle

Holstein, Jersey, Brown Swiss, Milking Shorthorn, Guernsey, Ayrshire, Red & White

500

What is the normal market age and weight for broiler chickens?

4.5-6.5 lbs. in 5-7 weeks

500

Name 5 characteristics of wool that determine its quality.

fiber diameter, crimp, yield, staple length, staple strength, purity, color

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