On the Job

Why dairy farms are important

How many jobs do you think are part of Alberta’s dairy industry? Find out why the dairy industry involves more than milking cows on a farm. Identify people who are behind the many dairy products that you buy in your grocery store! Click On the Job to start!

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How long do cows chew their cud?

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How much do dairy cows eat?

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Do cows have beds?

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Why do dairy farmers need barns?

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Is that a cow on my garden?

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Why is clean water important?

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What about manure?

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What are ruminant animals?

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What is sustainable farming?

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How do farmers care about the environment?

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How do farmers keep track of dairy cows?

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Did you know?

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How many people rely on milk … and just who are they?

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Why does milk get grades?

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How do cows support communities?

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How have farm statistics changed?