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animal production
Subject Category
E Economics, Business and Industry
L Animal Science and Animal Products
Definition
Industries in the Animal Production subsector raise or fatten animals for the sale of animals or animal products. The subsector comprises establishments, such as ranches, farms, and feedlots primarily engaged in keeping, grazing, breeding, or feeding animals. These animals are kept for the products they produce or for eventual sale.
Definition Source
US, Environmental Protection Agency
RDF/XML Format:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/5449.rdf
Persistent URI:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/5449
Used For
food animal production
Broader Term
animal science
Narrower Term
animal characteristics
animal feeding operations
culling (animals)
fish production
herd replacement rate
livestock production
meat production
milk production
slaughter
wool production
Related Term
agricultural products
agriculture
animal manures
animal nutrition
animal welfare
animals
on-farm food safety
organic production
pastoralism
production technology
Spanish
producción animal
Term Number
5449