Breeding+ Section 8 Valuing modern breeding techniques

Published 2 July 12

The Breeding+ programme is your key to raising your herd's profitability through a strategic approach to breeding your cows.

The sheer pace of molecular genetics development is opening up an exciting new world of opportunities for improvement through breeding.

In place of indirect estimates of genetic value obtained through performance testing, genomics is permitting direct measurements of the genetic makeup of individual animals to be made through DNA testing.

You are able to download the content of section 8 of the Breeding+ programme. The full programme is available via post from this link.