Genetics

Accelerated Genetics Graduates Shottle & Goldwyn Sons

04/08/2010 2:03:50 PM
The April 2010 Genetic Evaluations are released and once again Accelerated Genetics has breed leading Holstein sires, exciting newly released PACE young sire graduates and solid profit making sires to fit any selection criteria. ... Full story.

Cattle Breeds: Schuler Red Angus Production Sale Report

04/06/2010 1:06:09 PM
The Schuler family hosted their 28th annual production sale at the ranch located southwest of Bridgeport, NE on March 25. Schuler Red Angus is a total performance program that utilizes extensive artificial insemination on native range and on-ranch performance testing to identify economically relevant traits and has compiled over 19 years of feedlot and carcass performance data on their seedstock from their own commercial cowherd.
... Full story.

Cattle Breeds: American Hereford Association Launches New Web Site

01/06/2010 12:47:17 PM
The American Hereford Association (AHA) recently launched a new Hereford.org.

“The primary goal for the redesign was to reduce clutter, improve layout and design, and increase overall usability,” says Angie Stump Denton, AHA director of communications. “We wanted it to be simple, accessible and customizable. We wanted cutting-edge functionality and member-driven customization — all of which further the core strategies of the AHA,” she says.
... Full story.

Integrating information into bull selection

12/15/2009 12:00:00 AM
Seedstock producer Loren Berger operates Berger’s Herdmasters in the Nebraska Sandhills near North Platte. ... Full story.

Manage crossbreeding systems for profitability

12/09/2009 12:00:00 AM
Every crossbreeding system has its advantages and disadvantages, cattle experts agree, so producers must evaluate programs in terms of providing the best possible performance within their own unique situations. ... Full story.

Limousin: Cattle Experts Agree On The Value Of Crossbreeding

11/06/2009 7:38:26 AM
As cattle producers continually strive to do more with less, industry experts from coast to coast and border to border have been offering similar advice lately.
... Full story.

Reproduction Resource Center

01/26/2011 9:58:50 PM
... Full story.

Colorado State University

10/14/2008 12:00:00 AM
... Full story.

Transfer registrations to add value (Genetics)

05/20/2008 12:00:00 AM
The North American Limousin Foundation reminds producers that communicating seedstock ownership transfers to the proper breed associations sets the stage for satisfying relationships between commercial cattle producers and their genetic suppliers. ... Full story.

Study shows Hereford heterosis advantage

09/26/2007 12:00:00 AM
Preliminary research shows a $78 advantage for Hereford-sired calves compared to Angus-sired calves in a real-world commercial setting. ... Full story.

Get your recips ready

04/16/2007 12:00:00 AM
Tips to manage the recip herd (or even the regular herd) for breeding season and beyond. ... Full story.

Norm and George’s straights are hard to beat

08/15/2006 12:00:00 AM
Norm Kanak called me a couple of months ago when I was in the midst of a series of columns explaining the genetic wonders of heterosis. ... Full story.
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10/19/2012
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