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Source: MDPI Dave J. Seymour1,3,†, Dagnachew Hailemariam4, Graham Plastow4, Hinayah R. de Oliveira1,2,‡, Christine F. Baes1,5 and Flavio S. Schenkel1,* 1Centre for Genetic Improvement of Livestock, Department of Animal Biosciences, University of Guelph, Guelph, ON N1G 2W1, Canada 2Lactanet Canada, Guelph, ON N1K...
Source: Lactanet, by: Hannah Sweett, Ph. D. and Brian Van Doormaal When it comes to reaching your herd goals, selecting which animals as parents of the next generation in your herd is arguably one of the most important decisions. With so much valuable...
Source: CDCB Changes for the December 5, 2023, CDCB evaluations include updated imputation results for all breeds, new haplotype calls for early onset muscle weakness syndrome in Holsteins, and update to the haplotype calls for cholesterol deficiency in Holsteins. Full-population imputation...
Source: University of Connecticut, Anna Zarra Aldrich How do farmers decide which cows to breed and which to put out to pasture? Historically, farmers have selected cows with genetics for better milk production and quality. More milk means more supply and...
Source: Select Sire By: Kaitlyn Briggs, DVM, MBA, Director of Environmental Research, DMI  When it comes to efficiently utilizing resources, feeding the world, and caring for animals, the dairy industry is already a success story in sustainability. However, often when people...
Source: John B Cole, Bayode O Makanjuola, Christina M Rochus, Nienke van Staaveren, Christine Baes, The effects of breeding and selection on lactation in dairy cattle, Animal Frontiers, Volume 13, Issue 3, June 2023, Pages 62–70, https://doi.org/10.1093/af/vfad044 Implications Genetic selection...
Source: Cell Genomics Ruidong Xiang 1 2 3 12, Lingzhao Fang 4 5, Shuli Liu 6, Iona M. Macleod 2, Zhiqian Liu 2, Edmond J. Breen 2, Yahui Gao 7, George E. Liu 7, Albert Tenesa 4 8, CattleGTEx Consortium,...
Source: Neogen Neogen Corporation (NASDAQ: NEOG) announced today that it has launched Igenity® Enhanced Dairy, a new and progressive genomic data management tool. Igenity Enhanced Dairy is a new digital service that empowers dairy producers to make better selection and mating...
Source: South Dakota State University Written collaboratively by Heidi Carroll, former SDSU Extension Livestock Stewardship Field Specialist & Beef Quality Assurance Coordinator, and Michael Gonda. Economically relevant traits (i.e., traits that lead to higher profit) should be the focus of all...
Source: GENEX GENEX, a leading global agricultural cooperative headquartered in Shawano, Wisconsin, and Genetics Australia, Australia's largest artificial breeding supplier cooperative based in Camperdown, Victoria, finalized a strategic joint venture on July 1, 2023. While URUS, the parent company of GENEX,...