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學生對 宾夕法尼亚州立大学 提供的 乳制品生产和管理 的評價和反饋

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326 條評論

課程概述

With the world's first MOOOOO-C, you will gain a broad and comprehensive understanding of all aspects of dairy management such as genetics, nutrition, reproduction, animal health, farm economics, and sustainability of dairy production systems. There's something here for everyone whether you are just looking for the basics or have years of experience in the dairy industry. This is an eight-week course. Each week consists of four to nine video lectures, additional reading materials, and a multiple-choice questions quiz. Estimated study time is between three and five hours per week. Learners have the option to purchase a Course Certificate for 49.00 USD. The certificate can be purchased at any time, but you must verify your identify before taking the course quizzes in order to be eligible. For those who cannot afford the certificate fee, financial aid is available through Coursera. Why is producing milk efficiently and sustainably so important? Milk provides humans with over 16 essential nutrients, such as: Energy, Protein and Essential Amino acids, Vitamin A, Vitamin D, several B vitamins, including B12, Pantothenic and Folic acids, and essential minerals such as Calcium, Magnesium, Phosphorus, Potassium, Zinc, as well as other minerals. Did you know that one glass of milk provides a 5-year old child with 21% of his/her daily protein requirements and 8% of their energy needs? Most milk in the world, about 85%, is produced from cattle. However, water buffaloes, goats, sheep, and camel are also dairy animals. The United States, India, the European Union, Brazil, and New Zealand are among the largest dairy producers in the world. Yet among these dairy-producing countries there are varied methods to generate milk with highly variable productivity and efficiency. Dairy production is vital for the survival of billions of people. Globally, around 150 million small-scale dairy households, equivalent to 750 million people, are engaged in milk production. The number and size of dairy farms varies among countries, but in India alone, there are estimated 78 million dairy farms! In the United States, one of the leading milk-producing countries in the world, total milk production has been steadily increasing in the last decades, reaching over 205 billion pounds (93 billion kilograms) in 2014. This was accompanied by a steady increase in average milk yield per cow, reaching 22,260 lb (over 10,100 kg) per lactation in 2014. How has this efficiency been achieved? What methods are necessary to ensure production of high quality milk? How do we balance milk production efficiency with animal health and environmental protection? This course will provide the student with information to better understand dairy production systems and their role in feeding the world population. In this MOOOOO-C, you will learn about the dairy enterprise from internationally recognized dairy science professors who have delivered highly regarded dairy education programs within the United States and internationally. Course lectures are translated into Portuguese and Chinese; PDF files of these translations can be found under each course week. The Dairy MOOC team thanks Dr. Antonio Branco (Universidade Estadual de Maringá, Brazil) and Ms. Yuanyuan Zhang (Pennsylvania State University) for translating the lecture materials. Course Sponsors This course was supported by the generous contributions of Innovation Center for US Dairy at Silver Level and Pancosma North America, RP Nutrients, Inc. and Arm and Hammer, which provided funding support at a Bronze Level. The Pennsylvania State University has final responsibility for the academic content of this course....

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MF
2021年7月30日

Overall good but in health sections more diseases should be discussed with their treatment. Feed management should be simplified like how much forage, grain, feed needed for per 100 kg of weight etc.

AC
2020年11月14日

The course gave a clear and detailed view of all the compartments of the dairy industry with specific number and studies that give a clear message of the development and the cycle of the industry,

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176 - 乳制品生产和管理 的 200 個評論(共 323 個)

創建者 Expedito P L N

2021年5月16日

I totally recommend it. Content are extremely relevant.

創建者 Saloni G

2021年11月24日

It gave a good understanding of many aspects of dairy.

創建者 hasan ö

2020年1月31日

this course realy helpful thank u so much from TURKEY

創建者 Jonathan G

2016年3月7日

Very interesting. Learned a lot about dairy farming.

創建者 Waseem E

2020年11月7日

Most Informative, knowledgeable and skillfull course

創建者 Md. J R

2020年9月20日

I enjoyed this course very much. Thanks to everyone.

創建者 Partha S

2020年6月9日

Exceptional teaching modules and reading materials.

創建者 Kaushlendra d

2019年2月20日

The content provide in video lectures is too good.

創建者 Muthyala S

2020年9月30日

I'm glad to do this type of course from Coursera.

創建者 Khalil A

2021年9月4日

A​ great approach to Dairy nutrition and Health.

創建者 Mathew B

2021年2月17日

excellent course!!! Tough but great information.

創建者 Basit S A

2018年6月22日

i found this course really amazing for learning.

創建者 Can W

2017年8月10日

Very comprehensive, systematic, and informative.

創建者 Nicholas L

2017年2月13日

Great Course very informative and easy to follow

創建者 Obong J I

2021年3月12日

Insightful and educative. I loved every lecture

創建者 Patrick M

2020年12月10日

The course was wonderful and was well lectured.

創建者 Izaaz F

2020年10月30日

It was a great experience learning this course.

創建者 Cindy W

2019年2月10日

The course was very thorough and very detailed.

創建者 Dirk C

2018年5月29日

Great course, with so much related information.

創建者 Billy M

2020年7月29日

Was able to sharpen my dairy production skill,

創建者 Jonathan O

2017年10月17日

GREAT AMAZING HIGHLY RECOMMENDED.

MASTER PIECE

創建者 Jeronimo P

2017年6月21日

Great course, extremely useful and very pract

創建者 Ali S S A S

2017年6月12日

excellent MOOC . I recommend it for all vets.

創建者 Gastón L C

2016年12月1日

Excelente!! Completo, claro y en profundidad.

創建者 Faizan T

2020年11月28日

It is an honour for me to learn that course.