Lesson 7 Quiz Answers

  1. Improve productivity; improve nutrient distribution within the pasture; improve water quality in nearby surface water bodies
  2. animals consuming large amounts of water immediately after returning to the barn
  3. False
  4. Getting a drink becomes a social even and cattle do so in a group and spend a long time around the water tank
  5. Tub is too small; Water pressure is too low
  6. No
  7. False
  8. Water tanks  or tubs should be placed such that each paddock has direct access to water
  9. Generally, water should be within 300-500 feet of where animals are grazing
  10. Tubs and tanks should be brushed and cleaned with one part bleach to 20 parts water occasionally during the growing season.