Selective Breeding of Farm Animals

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Biology learners read about selective breeding in chickens and how it has produced high-yield meat specimens and rapid egg-layers. The unpleasant effects of artificial selection are explored, as well as options to supporting this practice. Selective breeding methods for cows and pigs are also mentioned.

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Pros

  • Raises awareness of today's farming methods
  • Includes an assignment to help process the information
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