JSS2 Agricultural Science Scheme of Work for Second Term

JSS2 Agricultural Science Scheme of Work for Second Term

The table below is the JSS2 Agricultural Science Scheme of Work for Second Term

Developed by the

Nigerian Educational Research and Development Council (NERDC)



Sub – Theme
PROCESSES OF AGRICULTURAL PRODUCTION
S/NTopic(s)Content
1Animal Feeds
and Feeding
1. Meaning of Feeding.

2. Types of Feed:

– energy-yielding feeds.

– protein-yielding feeds.

3. Feeding Tools:
– troughs,

– drinker set, etc.
2Animal Pests
and Disease
Control
1. Farm animal diseases:
(a) Bacteria:

– mastitis

– contagious abortion in
ruminants, pigs, etc.

(b) Fungai:

– ringworm (all farm animals)

(c) Viral:

– foot and mouth disease
(all animals except poultry)

(d) Protozoan:

– coccidiosis in poultry and rabbit

– trypanosomiasis (nagana) (cattle)

(e) Worms (all farm animals)

2. Modes of transmission of farm
animals disease:

– contact with the infected animals,
or discharges, or vector (tsetse fly),
etc.

3. The symptoms of farm animal
diseases e.g. enlarged udder, sores,
high fever, blood-stained, diarrhoea,
loss of weight, loss of hair, reduced
productivity, abortion, death.

4. Effects of diseases on farm
animals:

– reduce productivity,

– loss of appetite,

– loss of weight,

– death.

5. Methods of prevention and
control:

– adopting good sanitation
practices.

– medication/immunization,

– Isolation/disposal etc.



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