Modern Livestock and Poultry Production, 8th Edition, entices and engages readers with new, full-color photographs and illustrations, and up-to-date comprehensive information covering major and minor livestock and poultry animals. Having undergone extensive updates, Modern Livestock and Poultry Production, 8th Edition includes current issues in animal agriculture including, biosecurity, animal ID, and vertical integration, while still incorporating vital agriscience and production information, including real-life applications, required for high school students? success in the field. Benefits: Comprehensive, engaging, up-to-date information covering all major and most minor livestock and poultry animals. Classmaster CD, teacher's guide, and other ancillaries are included to make teaching the subject easier, more interesting and effective This text is used widely as a main text in animal agriculture Career Development Events (CDEs) sponsored through the National FFA. It is a recommended text for the National FFA Livestock CDE The 8th Edition features an updated section current issues in animal agriculture including, biosecurity, animal ID, and vertical integration.