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Birth and fertility reliably predicted by EBVs

How well EBVs describe the performance of progeny was part of a recent project examining bulls and their progeny involved in the Angus Sire Benchmarking programs cohorts 5,6 and 7. The project, which built on existing work examining earlier cohorts, found that EBVs provide an accurate prediction of the breeding value of sires. For birth … Read more Birth and fertility reliably predicted by EBVs